National Wear Red Day 2021 is Friday, February 5 and American Heart Month is February. Are you and your Country going red this February?

National Wear Red Day

When is National Wear Red Day in the United States?

In Wear Red and Give: The Nation Goes Red In February, the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women explain: National Wear Red Day2021

“The first Friday each February, American Heart Month, the nation comes together, igniting a wave of red from coast to coast.

From landmarks to news anchors, neighborhoods to online communities; this annual groundswell unites millions of people for a common goal: the eradication of heart disease and stroke”.

Go Red for Women

What does it mean to Go Red for Women?

In What It Means To Go Red for Women? the Go Red for Women elaborate on:

“1 in 3 women die of heart disease and stroke each year. So we encourage you to join movement to end heart disease and stroke in women because it’s not just a man’s disease. Here’s what it means to Go Red:

G: GET YOUR NUMBERS…
O: OWN YOUR LIFESTYLE…
R: REALIZE YOUR RISK…
E: EDUCATE YOUR FAMILY…
D: DON’T BE SILENT…”.

Know Your Numbers

What numbers do women (and men) need to know?

In Know Your Numbers? They Could Just Save Your Life: The Important Numbers the Go Red for Women elaborate on:

National Wear Red Day 2021

“Knowing your numbers is important! The American Heart Association recommends that you be aware of five key numbers:

  1. Total Cholesterol
  2. HDL (good) Cholesterol
  3. Blood Pressure
  4. Blood Sugar
  5. Body Mass Index (BMI)”.

American Heart Month

What is American Heart Month?

In About American Heart Month: Ways To Get Involved the (United States) National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute elaborate on:

“Each February, NHLBI and The Heart Truth® celebrate American Heart Month by motivating Americans to adopt healthy lifestyles to prevent heart disease. Focusing on your heart health has never been more important. People with poor cardiovascular health are also at increased risk of severe illness from COVID-19”.

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Last Updated: 25 February 2021 – Last Revised: 20 January 2021
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