Cardinal George home after release from hospital

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Sunday, March 8, 2015
Cardinal George discusses cancer treatment
With less than a month until he steps down as Archbishop of Chicago, Francis Cardinal George spoke candidly about his health and his future.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Francis Cardinal George has been released from the hospital and is back home Saturday night after spending nearly a week at Loyola University Medical Center.

Doctors admitted the cardinal last Sunday because he had trouble walking. He was supposed to return home on Thursday, but doctors kept him for additional tests.

The cardinal stopped experimental treatment for kidney cancer more than a month ago.