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Go Red for Women at Monona Terrace

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MADISON (WKOW) --  Friday marked the 2014 Madison Go Red for Women Luncheon at the Monona Terrace. They celebrated the10th anniversary of Go Red for Women's national movement to end heart disease and stroke.

Registration and silent auction began at 10:30 a.m., and the luncheon started at 11 a.m.

WKOW's Amber Noggle hosted the event. 

According to the American Heart Association, only one in five American women believe that heart disease is her greatest health threat, but one out of three women dies from heart disease which is about one woman per minute.

Jen Engel, a former spokesperson for the American Heart Association, says, "Heart disease is the number one killer of women, one in three women will die of heart disease, which is very scary and a lot of women just dont understand that."

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