Mayor on the mend

 Mayor Menino
Suzanne Kreiter / Globe Staff
Mayor Thomas M. Menino showed a card from Boston schoolchildren at a press availability today.

This photo, taken today, is the first public image of Mayor Thomas M. Menino since he entered Brigham and Women’s Hospital on Oct. 26. The mayor was treated for a variety of ailments during his month-long stay before being released to Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital on Monday. During his stay, Menino was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

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