on friday, february 4, 2005, all americans are being encouraged to show their support for women's heart disease awareness by wearing red - whether a favorite red dress, shirt, or tie. the event is known as national wear red day.
this is part of a campaign of the national heart, lung, and blood institute, part of the national institutes of health, u.s. department of health and human services, and other partner organizations to introduce the red dress as the national symbol for women and heart disease awareness. please go to http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/hearttruth/whatis
to learn more.