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Why is there a rise in heart attack risk during the holidays?

(KTXL) — It’s the season of giving and a time to share with our family and loved ones, but the stress of the holidays and the winter itself can take a toll on us.

Dr. Peter Miles, a cardiologist and physician-in-chief for Kaiser Permanente South Sacramento, joined Mae to talk about the rise in heart attacks at this time of year.