Joe Biden turns 78 years old. This would make him the oldest United States president to take office.
— New York Post (@nypost) November 20, 2020
Can Joe Biden last a full four years in office? Sources seem confident Mr. Biden can handle the duration. However, whether Biden would be interested and able to do a second term has been debated even in Democratic circles.
At this point, it is probably safe to say Joe Biden will be our 46th president from the indicators of the general election. Biden’s health will be closely monitored over the term. Analysts are skeptical he will be able to continue to a second term.
Here is a summery of Joe Biden’s medical and surgical history: