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Our CAUSE it’s JANUARY or Cause of the Month is:
GO RED FOR WOMEN
GO RED FOR WOMEN is the American Heart Association’s national movement to end heart disease and stroke in women because it’s not just a man’s disease. Heart Disease is the No. 1 killer of women and is more deadly than all forms of cancer. The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women movement advocates for more research and swifter action for women’s heart health. Are you ready to jump in and join the fight? Together, we can put an end to heart disease. Women, it’s time to Go Red.#GoRed
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FACTS ABOUT HEART DISESASE IN WOMEN. Do you know what causes heart disease in women? What about the survival rate? Or whether women of all ethnicities share the same risk? The fact is: Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, causing 1 in 3 deaths each year. That’s approximately one woman every minute! But it doesn’t affect all women alike, and the warning signs for women aren’t the same in men. What’s more: These facts only begin to scratch the surface. There are a several misconceptions about heart disease in women, and they could be putting you at risk. Learn More About Heart Disease: Symptoms of a Heart Attack and Stroke, Living With Heart Disease, Heart Disease Research, Know Your Risk, and Live Healthy.
GET INVOLVED: You know heart disease is the No. 1 killer in women. You know it’s time to fight back. And now it’s time to Go Red. This is a call to action to stand with us. To become success story. A story of survival. These are the many ways you can join us in this powerful movement: Go Red For Women Red Dress Collection™, Donate to Go Red For Women, Show Support for Go Red, and Join the National Wear Red Day – February 6, 2015
Celebrate National Wear Red Day with Go Red For Women on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 to help save women’s lives. Join the movement nationwide and learn how you can honor women like you on this important day. Educate and Advocate for Heart Disease Prevention and Donate Now. #GoRed
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