NEW YORK (PIX11) — For many New Yorkers, naps are an essential part of the day. As healthy as a rejuvenating minute of rest sounds, naps could actually pose risks when it comes to heart health.

Dr. Umesh Gidwani from Mt. Sinai Hospital joined PIX11 Morning News on Thursday to talk about the connection between naps and health risks.

Watch the video player above for the full interview.