Former Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos was in guarded condition with pneumonia after entering St. Francis Medical Center for the third time in little more than a month, a hospital spokeswoman said.

The 71-year-old Marcos, also suffering from bronchial asthma, returned to the hospital Sunday afternoon, said nursing supervisor Cindy Miller.He was moved to intensive care, according to Marcos spokesman Gemmo Trinidad. Miller said she was unauthorized to confirm that.