LOS ANGELES - ABC says Barbara Walters is out of the hospital and recovering from chicken pox at home.
said Tuesday that the 83-year-old host on "The View" is resting
comfortably and "getting stronger." There was no indication of when she
might return to work.
was hospitalized after falling and cutting her head at a pre-inaugural
party in Washington on Jan. 19. The news veteran later was diagnosed
with chicken pox, which typically hits people when they are children.
The disease can be serious in older people because of the possibility of complications like pneumonia.
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