Which presidents were most unhealthy

POSTED: 2:55 PM Sep 27 2012   UPDATED: 4:59 PM Oct 31 2012

The health of a president can change the attitude of a nation -- or the course, if he dies. Take a look at how healthy some of our past leaders were.

John Adams
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Library of Congress

John Adams (1797-1801) was notorious for being constantly ill and depressed. He was eventually prescribed a diet of milk and toast, which he followed for more than 14 years.


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