The last week in January the Wellness Committee ran a campaign promoting awareness for heart disease in women and raising money for the American Heart Association. Employees could buy a casual day for $5 or casual week for $20 and the money was donated to the AHA. The week culminated in supporting the National Wear Red Day/Go Red for Women on Friday February 1, 2013.
“Heart Disease Doesn’t Care What You Wear – It’s the #1 Killer of Women”
Try these risk factors on for size: Do you have high blood pressure? High blood cholesterol? Diabetes? Are you inactive? Are you a smoker? Overweight? If so, this could damage your heart and lead to disability, heart attack, or both. Talk to your doctor and get answers that may save your life.
The Heart Truth is, it’s best to know your risks and take action now. More information at: