- Prince Charles gave an update on Queen Elizabeth’s health on Wednesday.
- “Once you get to 95, it’s not quite as easy as it used to be,” he said of his mother to Sky News.
- The Queen canceled another royal appearance on Sunday because of a sprained back.
Prince Charles addressed Queen Elizabeth’s health on Wednesday.
Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles are in the midst of a royal tour of Jordan and Egypt, as Sky News reported.
He said quietly that his mother was “alright.”
“Once you get to 95, it’s not quite as easy as it used to be,” the prince said with a laugh of the Queen, who celebrated her 95th birthday in April.
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“It’s bad enough at 73,” he added, referencing his own age.
He then ended the interview, waving to reporters as he walked away, as the short video shows.
Queen Elizabeth has canceled multiple public appearances in recent weeks because of her health.
The monarch has made virtual appearances since receiving advice to rest, including an appointment with the ambassador from the Republic of Korea, Gunn Kim.
Representatives for Prince Charles did not immediately respond to Insider’s request for comment.