Trump on new diet following physical exam: report

President TrumpDonald TrumpKinzinger welcomes baby boy Tennessee lawmaker presents self-defense bill in 'honor' of Kyle Rittenhouse Five things to know about the New York AG's pursuit of Trump MORE is reportedly cutting back on junk food as part of a new diet.

The president, who frequently drinks Diet Coke and eats cheeseburgers, is taking recent doctor recommendations seriously, three people familiar with Trump's diet told Bloomberg News on Friday. 


Navy Rear Adm. Dr. Ronny Jackson said in January after Trump's first physical exam as president that Trump was in overall "excellent" health. But the doctor's report also revealed that the 239-pound president is one pound away from being considered obese, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's body mass index calculator.  

Asked how Trump received a good overall bill of health despite his known love of fast food, the doctor cited Trump's "good genes." 

Jackson also suggested Trump lose 10 to 15 pounds and offered guidance on a healthier diet for the White House.