Castaway's health takes turn for the worse, Mexican official says

www.cnn.com Published: February 6, 2014

Majuro, Marshall Islands -- After showing signs of improvement, Jose Salvador Alvarenga's health has deteriorated, CNN reports.

Alvarenga, who said he was lost at sea for 13 months, returned to a hospital Thursday to be intravenously fed, said Christian Clay-Mendoza, a top Mexican trade official.



"Doctors say he's severely dehydrated and low on vitamins and minerals," he said.

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