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We’re Donning Red to Celebrate National Wear Red Day!

We're Donning Red To Celebrate National Wear Red Day!

Simply wearing red today can help us save lives! Today is National Wear Red Day. We’re excited to celebrate this important day because it’s an extremely important cause. Did you know that heart disease and stroke is responsible for every 1 in 3 deaths among women? If not, that’s all the more reason to get involved

Want to Prevent Heart Disease & Stroke? Wear Red Today!

Wear Red Day for Heart Disease & Stroke

It’s National Wear Red Day! Grab your red clothing to help spread the message about preventing heart disease and stroke! If you were to guess the leading cause of death in American women, what would come to mind? While most people immediately leap to cancer, there’s actually a larger health problem facing women in our

An Apple A Day”: More Than Just A Saying!

Have An Apple A Day This October

Grab an apple for your health during National Apple Month. We’ve all heard the saying, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” which is an English proverb.  It most likely has stayed with us and is familiar to us because apples have long been considered to be the most curative of all the fruits. 

Get Moving This May!

National Physical Fitness and Sport Month

Small Steps Set You On The Right Path May is not just the cusp of summer, it is also National Physical Fitness and Sport Month! Whether we are already dedicated to healthy living or we want to take advantage of the new season to get a new start, this month presents the perfect opportunity to

Heart Healthy Recipes For American Heart Month

Make Sweet Spiced Salmon To Celebrate American Heart Month Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in the United States.   It is also largely preventable. To bring awareness, the American Heart Association has declared February American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease (CVD)—including heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure—is the number

Wear Red Today For A Good Cause!

February 6th Is National Wear Red Day Today (February 6) marks National Wear Red Day. No, it is not just a chance to wear a color that looks flattering on virtually everyone. National Wear Red Day is intended to raise awareness that heart disease and strokes account for one in three deaths among women each year.