Yoko Ono released from hospital after suffering flu symptoms

Yoko Ono. (AP)
Yoko Ono. (AP)

New York - Yoko Ono's son says his mother has been released from a New York City hospital after being treated for flu-like symptoms.

Sean Ono Lennon said on Twitter Saturday afternoon that his mother was home and "running around as usual".

The 83-year-old Ono is the widow of John Lennon of the Beatles. She spent the night at Mount Sinai West Hospital in Manhattan.

Celebrating healthy mum with a little Sabbath!!!

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Her representative told The Associated Press that Ono went to the hospital on Friday night at the advice of her doctor.