Ways to harm your health on Thanksgiving

  • Thanksgiving is a time for family fun and togetherness, but it can also be a time that puts people's health at risk.

    "Some of the biggest issues I see during Thanksgiving are the after effects of over indulgence -- eating too much and drinking too much alcohol," Dr. Robert Glatter, an emergency room physician at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, tells CBSNews.com.

    Beyond added fat, calories and salt there are serious health risks some people might face on Thanksgiving, especially for those with previous medical conditions.

    Just what are some of the ways you might harm your health this Turkey Day? Keep clicking to find out.

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