Former First Lady of United States Barbara Bush is in "failing health"

The 92-year-old wife of President George H. W. Bush is now being care for at her Houston Texas home. They couple are

Former First Lady Barbara Bush has been battling health issues, but will no longer seek medical treatment.

Barbara Bush is the second woman in US history to be both a wife and mother of a USA president.

They traveled to Texas where the oil business dominated, first in Midland-Odessa, later to the Houston area where George found his love for politics.

Bush, 92, will instead focus on receiving "comfort care", the statement said.

"It will not surprise those who know her that Barbara Bush has been a rock in the face of her failing health, worrying not for herself - thanks to her abiding faith - but for others", McGrath said in a statement. She was being treated by bronchitis and the nation's 41st president was being treated for pneumonia. Her son George said that a "crowning achievement" of his father, who was fond of coming up with nicknames for friends and family, was anointing Barbara, "The Silver Fox".

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Bush, 92, has been fighting congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and has been hospitalized several times over the past year, CNN reported, citing a source close to the family. She was also diagnosed with Graves' disease in the 1980s.

She was also Second Lady from 1981 until 1989 while her husband served as vice president in Ronald Reagan's administration.

The statement did not reveal the nature of Mrs Bush's ailments.

She continued: "Also, George Bush has given me the world".

Barbara Bush first met her husband-to-be at the age of 16; she was a schoolgirl and he was a student at an elite preparatory school in MA. "He is the best - thoughtful and loving".

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