Heart inflammation concerns | Health Beat with Brea Love

Many people are expressing concern over Myocarditis or heart inflammation.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — After hearing some reports about the vaccine and heart-related side effects, there’s a lot of concern going around about Myocarditis or heart inflammation. 

We asked ABC10 Health Expert Dr. Payal Kohli to explain. 

She said young men typically under the age of 30 are more likely to have some heart inflammation after getting the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines. Kohli said doctors are seeing a higher rate of inflammation in this specific group, but experts don’t know why yet.

“Most of these cases

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Love Island’s Dr Alex George appointed young mental health ambassador | Mental health

Alex George, the doctor who rose to fame as a contestant on Love Island, has been appointed by Boris Johnson as a youth mental health ambassador to advise the government.

The A&E doctor, whose younger teenage brother took his own life last year just weeks before he was due to start medical school, has been campaigning for better mental health provision.

No 10 said George would use both his clinical and personal experience to help shape policy on improving support for young people in schools, colleges and universities.

The doctor, who appeared in the 2018 series of the ITV2 dating

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Hearth Health Awareness Month: love your heart while celebrating love for others | WDHN

DOTHAN, Ala.(WDHN) — February is Heart Health Awareness Month, an entire month dedicated to bringing awareness to the number one killer worldwide: cardiovascular disease.

“Cardiovascular disease is the biggest killer not only in the United States but worldwide,” said Chris Gauldin, Chief Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant and Structural Heart Clinic Coordinator for Southeast Health. “Really for the past 10 years or so, it was on the decline but in the past couple of years, it’s actually been somewhat on the increase. So we really want to make an effort to make people aware.”

Gaulding says one of the issues they

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