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Shoveling can be dangerous for your heart

Shoveling can be dangerous for your heart
Shoveling can be dangerous for your heart
Posted at 4:09 AM, Feb 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-25 08:36:19-05

Many people heading out to shovel want to get it all done at once, but doctors say that's not a good idea.

This storm's heavy, wet snow is making easier for people to over-exert themselves shoveling.

Doctors at McLaren Hospital are urging people to take breaks every 15 minutes, since they can easily strain their heart.