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Don't overdo it when clearing your driveway and sidewalks

Posted at 2:31 PM, Jan 25, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-25 15:31:06-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — We are expecting a lot of snow. When it's all over, it will be time to clean the driveway and sidewalks. If you do have to go out, make sure to dress warmly in plenty of layers and appropriate footwear. Most importantly, take your time and don't overdo it.

“One of the classic things is that people develop chest pain, it can increase your risk for having a heart attack," said Nebraska Medicine Emergency Room Dr. Ross Mathiasen.

It's also important to let someone know what you’re up to so they can check on you if something happens.

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