Hillary Clinton battled a sinus condition so bad that she had surgery and a follow-up brain scan – but never told voters – her doctor revealed for the first time on Wednesday evening. The Democratic candidate’s health records were partially released after days of prevarication by her campaign and her collapse at New York’s 9/11 memorial on Sunday. But instead of ending speculation over her physical well-being,

they contained a bombshell revelation that she had kept secret a condition so serious it led to surgery. They revealed that in January she was suffering sinusitis and an ear infection for which she was given antibiotics and steroids. The condition was diagnosed in the run up to the Iowa caucuses, the first electoral test for the candidate – but voters in the state were told nothing of what was wrong with her. READ MORE