The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection 2016 Presented By Macy’s
Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year – more than all cancers combined. Fortunately, we can change that because 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action, like scheduling a Well-Woman Visit to fully understand the risks for heart disease and stroke.
An estimated 44 million women in the U.S. are affected by cardiovascular diseases
90% of women have one or more risk factors for heart disease or stroke
The American Heart Association Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection 2016 is presented by Macy’s. Macy’s is the founding national sponsor of the Go Red For Women. Additional support is provided by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Jamberry, and Fitbit.
The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection 2016 presented by Macy’s is an exclusive event where top designers, models and celebrities demonstrate their support for women’s heart health during New York Fashion Week. Founded by The Heart Truth®, the event reminds women that heart diseases and stroke cause 1 in 3 women’s deaths each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. In fact, an estimated 44 million women in the U.S. are affected by cardiovascular diseases. The good news is 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. So get informed about the risks of heart disease and stroke and schedule a Well-Woman Visit – Invest an hour in your life to save the rest.
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