Teresa Heinz Kerry was discharged from Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston today, nearly three weeks after suffering a seizure at her home on Nantucket.
Heinz Kerry, 74, is expected to make a full recovery at home after some out-patient treatment, according to a statement from Glen Johnson, a spokesman for Secretary of State John Kerry.
“It was amazing, a miracle,” Heinz Kerry said in the statement. “They are the kindest people, who love what they do and do it superbly well.”
Heinz Kerry, a leading philanthropist, had the seizure on July 7.
She has resumed routine activities and will begin her civics work again following “a period of rest,” according to the statement.
Kerry said he was grateful for the care his wife received in the past few weeks.
“I’ve always known Massachusetts is blessed to have some of the greatest health care in the world, but we’ve just lived it, and are grateful to all,” Kerry said in the statement.