American Heart Association, heart disease, Hispanic women, Latin Grammy Awards, latina health, latinas
Latinas encouraged to “Go Red” for a chance to win a trip to the awards in Las Vegas
DALLAS, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Heart Association’s bilingual heart-health movement for Latinas, Go Red Por Tu Corazon, will be returning to the 11th Annual Latin GRAMMY® Awards on November 11, 2010 to bring the issue of heart disease – the No. 1 killer of Hispanic women – to center stage.
Launched in 2009, Go Red Por Tu Corazon aims to increase awareness of heart disease among Hispanic women and empower them to make life-saving choices for themselves and their families.
The American Heart Association’s Go Red Por Tu Corazon is a bilingual movement that is raising awareness of heart disease among Hispanic women and helping them make healthy eating choices for themselves and their families. Go Red Por Tu Corazon promotes a heart-healthy lifestyle, through healthy eating and physical activity for Hispanic women, building on Latinas strong ties to family and cultural traditions.
Visit GoRedCorazon.org or call 1-888-474-VIVE to get free information on how to Go Red by living a healthier lifestyle. Find Go Red Por Tu Corazon on Facebook!
Go Red Por Tu Corazon is nationally sponsored by Macy’s. About the American Heart Association
Founded in 1924, the American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of heart disease and stroke. To help prevent, treat and defeat these diseases — America’s No. 1 and No. 3 killers — AHA funds cutting-edge research, conducts lifesaving public and professional educational programs, and is an advocate to protect public health. To learn more or join in helping all Americans, call 1-800-AHA-USA1 or visit americanheart.org.
Source: American Heart Association CONTACT: Marleny Ramirez, American Heart Association, +1-214-706-1798,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Magnolia Herrarte , Edelman, +1-212-704-4581,
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Web Site: http://www.americanheart.org/