Local Heart Attack Survivor Credits Website For Saving Her Life


by Kathryn Searles

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Rising continue to raise awareness for heart disease during American Heart Month. It's the number one killer of women.

Local heart disease survivor Julia Allen credits the Go Red for Women website for saving her life.

She's sharing her story with us.

Allen says she discovered it when she got to work and just didn't feel well. A week later - she had a heart attack.

Her advice? Get a primary care physician, take their advice, get your cholesterol checked and make yourself a priority.

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