Wear Red on Feb 3rd for Womens Heart Health

Red Dress logo

The Red Dress, national symbol of The Heart Truth campaign.

Heart disease is the #1 killer of women in the United States, but this condition can be averted with simple steps like regular exercise and a healthy diet.

Join The Heart Truth campaign on Friday, February 3rd, for National Wear Red Day—to help spread the message that “Heart Disease Doesn’t Care What You Wear, It’s the #1 Killer of Women.®“

Raise community awareness by wearing your favorite red scarf, tie, shirt or maybe even a red dress!

On Friday, February 3rd the Well-U team will be in the Saunders Building, SRB Atrium between 11am – 1pm for hula hoop class, giveaways, displays and health literature.  Sign up ahead of time and receive a Biometric Screening from the School of Nursing!

Learn more about heart disease prevention, and take charge of your health by trying out some healthy recipies.

The Heart Truth campaign is sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in partnership with The Office on Women’s Health (OWH) and other groups committed to the health and well-being of women.

®The Heart Truth, its logo, The Red Dress, and Heart Disease Doesn’t Care What You Wear—It’s the #1 Killer of Women are registered trademarks of HHS.

® National Wear Red Day is a registered trademark of HHS and AHA.

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