National Wear Red Day for heart health awareness

Posted at 12:05 PM, Feb 01, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-01 12:05:23-05

It's National Wear Red Day for women's heart health awareness.

Jennifer Stuebbe, 2013 Hampton Roads Go Red for Women Luncheon Chair, talks with Laila about National Wear Red Day.

National Wear Red Day is held on the first Friday in February every year to raise awareness about heart disease being the number 1 killer of women.

This one marks the 10 year anniversary of going red for women.

Event: Hampton Roads Go Red for Women Luncheon

Location: The Chamberlin, 2 Fenwick Road, Hampton VA

Date: May 8, 2013

Proceeds from the luncheon will go towards heart disease research and education specifically for women.

For more information on tickets or sponsorship or to volunteer, call the American Heart Association Hampton Roads office at 757-628-2610. 

National Wear Red Day