National Wear Red Day: Story of a Go Red for Women Heart Survivor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — National Wear Red Day is always the first Friday in February. Go Red for Women, encourages you to ‘wear red and give’ today on National Wear Red Day to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease: women’s greatest health threat. February is also American Heart Month. Erika Lawrence, a Go Red for Women heart survivor, stopped by Rising to share her personal story and how others can prevent heart disease and stroke.