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Entries in National Wear Red Day (2)


IHRSA Staff "Went Red for Women" 

Last Friday was National Wear Red Day, an event led by the Go Red for Women campaign to combat heart disease in women. IHRSA staffed showed their support for the campaign by wearing our best reds.

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Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States, and many women are either not aware of the symptoms or attribute them to other causes. Learn more at

Also, February is American Heart Month. Learn more about it at


Go Red for Women this Friday

February 1, 2013 is National Wear Red Day, a nationwide event to raise awareness about heart disease in women. The event is part of the Go Red for Women campaign, led by the American Heart Association. Participation is easy: just wear red! This may be a great exercise for you and other club staff. Learn more at

Also, 8 states have introduced resolutions that officially recognize February 1st as “Wear Red Day.”