Did you know that heart disease is the number one killer of women in Australia? An astonishing eight out of ten women don’t know this fact. So it’s important for us all to find out the truth about heart disease – it could save the life of someone you love, or even your own.
Go Red for Women is the Heart Foundation’s campaign to raise awareness of heart disease as a women’s health issue and to promote healthier choices.
And you have a vital role to play.
Firstly, arm yourself with the facts and download the truth about women and heart disease.
Secondly, help spread this important message to the women in your lives. There are two ways you can do this:
Click the facebook ‘like’ button at the top or bottom of this article, or forward the URL for this page on to your friends via email, twitter, MSN or any other means you prefer.
By wearing something red on Go Red for Women Day, you will be helping to raise awareness of heart disease as the number one killer of Australian women. So dig deep in your wardrobe for some crimson, ruby, burgundy or scarlet and Go Red for Women on Friday 11 June. For information on events in your State, go to www.goredforwomen.org.au
Together we can improve the heart health of Australian women!