PharMedQuest takes action to Go Red with the American Heart Association and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to raise awareness about heart disease being the number one killer of women. National Wear Red Day was on February 03, 2017 and made a huge impact on the community. American Heart Association reports:
- Nearly 90% of women have made at least one healthy behavior change.
- More than one-third of women has lost weight.
- More than 50% of women have increased their exercise.
- 6 out of 10 women have changed their diets.
- More than 40% of women have checked their cholesterol levels.
- One third of women has talked with their doctors about developing heart health plans.
- Today, nearly 300 fewer women die from heart disease and stroke each day.
- Death in women has decreased by more than 30 percent over the past 10 years.
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