Deanna Congileo, director of communications for the Carter Center, said in a statement Tuesday
"He is in good spirits and is looking." forward to recovering at home, "Congileo said.
Carter, who turned 95 earlier this month, fell in his home two weeks ago. Carter fell and hit his head, requiring 14 stitches above his brow.
"I fell down and hit my forehead on a sharp edge and had to go to the hospital." And they took 14 stitches in my forehead and my eye is black, as you've noticed Nashville and build houses, "he told a crowd that evening.
During the Habitat build, Carter was focused on his work, nimbly constructing corbel, a wooden support structure, under a tent on his wife, formerly first lady Rosalynn Carter. The former president, who walked with a cane, working briefly on the corbel, was helped by Secret Service agents on site.
The former president has previously survived brain and liver cancer, announcing his cancer in 201
"We've cut back in I'm 92, he's 95, and we're thinking it's time to stop working every day, "Rosalynn Carter told reporters earlier this month.
"I'll stop when I have to." But I'll not stop until I have to, "Jimmy Carter told CNN.