National Wear Red Day on February 2

SGMC observes Heart Health Month

SGMC observes Heart Health Month

The luncheon focuses on the strides in the fight against heart disease in women in the past decade and the ongoing need to educate Central Texas women about their health risks.

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Here, cardiologists share the under-the-radar risks factors for heart disease that every woman needs to know. The hats were knit by volunteers as part of the Go Red For Women Campaign.

The American Heart Association also will host its annual Go Red For Women luncheon with guest speaker Jenna Bush Hager on Thursday, March 29, at the Waco Convention Center. National Wear Red Day and Heart Awareness Month promote public awareness of heart disease and the threat it poses to women. Some risk factors for developing heart disease include high blood pressure, smoking, high cholesterol, physical inactivity, being overweight or obese, diabetes, or other metabolic diseases. In addition, landmarks and buildings around the city and state will be illuminated in red to help raise awareness about women's heart health. The program aims to raise awareness about heart health and congenital heart defects.

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Heart disease is South Carolina's leading killer for women among all racial and ethnic groups. The good news is that 80 percent of cardiovascular diseases may be preventable with education and lifestyle changes. Their goal is to encourage women and their families to take action and live a healthier lifestyle.

"These survey results offer significant insights into how women across the country perceive heart disease prevalence and the importance of proactive care", said Troyen A. Brennan, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer, CVS Health. Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association's national movement to end heart disease and stroke in women. The Dallas-based association is the nation's oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.

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