posted by John on .
2. The doctor said I am in good health.
3. The doctor said I was in good health.
(Are both OK? What is the difference between them?)
I explained this earlier.
I am in good health. = That means right NOW. I don't know what my health WAS (in the past), nor do I know what it WILL be (in the future.
I was in good health. That was "then" and may not be true now. It is past tense.