NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang was hospitalized with a kidney stone Friday.
The 46-year-old went to an emergency room in the morning and remains hospitalized.READ MORE: Foo Fighters Rock MSG In First Full-Capacity Show In New York City Since Most COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted
In a tweet, Yang’s wife Evelyn said he is “doing well” and on medication.
In the hospital with Andrew where we had our babies. Andrew is doing well on meds, with the best care team ever. We are joking about how this kidney stone is our third baby. Apparently it’s the closest men can get to labor 😳. Thank you all for your well wishes 🙏 https://t.co/nS2FGg9lOhREAD MORE: Driver Wanted After Jeep Plows Into Family On Bronx Sidewalk; 'Car Sped Up To Hit Us,' Witness Says
— Evelyn Yang (@EvelynYang) April 2, 2021
“We are joking about how this kidney stone is our third baby,” she posted. “Apparently it’s the closest men can get to labor.”MORE NEWS: Eric Adams: Mayoral Campaign Worker Stabbed In Bronx
His public events are canceled for the day, but his campaign said he looks forward to getting back on the campaign trail soon.