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Cardiovascular disease is still the biggest health risk to Americans, so raising awareness about the deadly illness is pretty crucial. Chris Doering, the 2021 Madison Heart Walk co-chair, joined us on Wake Up Wisconsin to talk more about the 2021 event.

MADISON (WKOW) — Hundreds gathered in Madison Friday to end heart disease and stroke in women. The American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women Luncheon was held at Monona Terrace. Fifteen years ago, Go Red For Women was born as a campaign to raise awareness among women about their health threat and heart disease. The

MADISON (WKOW) — Friday was National Wear Red Day. It’s part of the American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women” movement. According to the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women, and claims the lives of nearly half a million women every year. Experts say it’s often preventable with healthy

February is American Heart Month and this Friday, February 7th, millions of people across the country will be wearing red clothing to raise awareness for the Go Red for Women movement and cardiovascular disease. Annmae Minichiello, volunteer and heart disease survivor, joined us to share more about the movement and how you can get involved.