FILE – In this June 7, 2013 file photo, Randy Travis performs at the 2013 CMA Music Festival in Nashville Tenn. Travis is awake and making progress as he recovers from surgery following a stroke. A news release and video from the Texas hospital where the 54-year-old singer is recovering described Travis’ condition Monday, July 15, and doctors gave a new cause for the health troubles _ scarring on his heart. (Photo by John Davisson/Invision/AP, File)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Randy Travis was awake and interacting with his family and friends Monday as he recovers from surgery following a stroke, his doctors said.
In a news release and video from the Texas hospital where the 54-year-old singer is recovering, doctors said Travis remains in critical condition and on a ventilator, but is off a heart pump and is breathing spontaneously. His breathing support is gradually being reduced and he has begun the early stages of physical therapy.
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