Health & Wellness Week: Heart Health

All of us know that COVID-19 can impact your lungs. Dr. Timothy Malins, a cardiologist at Rochester Regional Health, discusses how the coronavirus can also impact the heart in some patients. Turn to News10NBC at 7:30 p.m. for half-hour specials every night through Oct. 9. Click here if to view…

Discrimination contributes to poorer heart health for LGBTQ adults

Declaration Emphasizes: Most of LGBTQ grownups report experiencing discrimination from a health care specialist. Compared to cisgender heterosexual grownups, LGBTQ populations experience multi-level, psychological and social stressors, including exposure to discrimination and violence, yet data on how these stress factors impact their cardiovascular health is restricted. Policy changes within health…