Rose Dominican for remarks as well as to "flip the switch" and turn the sign's bulbs red for the day. Wear red, organize an awareness, or create your own fundraising donation page. "I am honored to serve as National Chair for Go Red For Women to help spread this important message", said Foulkes.
With football season coming to a close with the Super Bowl on Sunday and Purple Fridays gone until the Ravens start playing again in the fall, search your closest for something red to wear for National Wear Red Day today, Friday, Feb. 3. "Heart disease is the number-one killer of women". "I think definitely anything we can do to involve the community, get people involved, and celebrate something like the American Heart Association is a great opportunity".
DPH offers two programs dedicated to promoting heart health: The Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Women across the Nation (WISEWOMAN) program and the Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention Program (available for men and women).
ACA Healthcare Sign Up Deadline Is Midnight
Andree DeLisser, a professor at the Yale School of Nursing, told the crowd she had many reasons for attending the rally. DeLisser then held up her picture to put a face to those who will be impacted.
Nissan Stadium will be turned RED Friday, February 3 in support of Saint Thomas Heart and the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement and National Wear Red Day to help raise awareness of heart disease in women. Cardiovascular disease claimed the lives of almost 500,000 American women each year, yet women were not paying attention.
You must know your risks for heart disease-family history, high blood pressure, smoking, high cholesterol, diabetes and obesity.
Buildings including West Jeff Medical Center, University Medical Center and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome will be lit up red on Friday.
Former refugee Loul Deng speaks out on Trump's travel and immigration ban
Following the Lakers' win against the Denver Nuggets, Deng spoke to media for the first time since the executive order was signed. Luckily, Deng whose family eventually settled in the United Kingdom after escaping Sudan as refugees, is from South Sudan.
Blaker said that because women don't usually associate abnormal symptoms with heart disease, they aren't concerned that it could be a heart problem. While many women realize that heart disease affects men and women, the facts are not really known.
On the good side, 80 percent of cardiac and stroke episodes may be avoided with education. If people make proper food choices and live heart-healthy lives, heart disease can be prevented.
Oil Prices Slip as Market Weighs U.S. Production Against OPEC Cuts
Last week, Baker Hughes said the number of rigs drilling for oil in the USA increased by 15 last week, the 12th gain in 13 weeks. Increased supplies coming from the USA run the risk of undercutting OPEC's effort to dry out the market.