17th Annual Go Red For Women Luncheon Enormous Success

A crowd of over 900 Long Islanders attended the 17th Annual Long Island Go Red For Women Luncheon on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. The sea of red could be seen throughout all the rooms at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.   This year’s Luncheon honored The Women of SterlingRisk, and Doug DeShutter, President, Customer Communications, Broadridge. Charlotte Biblow, [...]

By |March 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

MARCH into Nutrition Month

Nutrition is a key, evidence-based part of our work at the American Heart Association to reduce the grip of cardiovascular disease on our nation, and is one of our Life’s Simple 7 (eat better). Healthy eating is one of the most important things you can do for your body. A healthy diet and lifestyle are your best weapons in the [...]

By |March 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Links Incorporated, Eastern Shore Chapter To Be Honored At 17th Annual Go Red For Women Luncheon

Long Island, NY - The American Heart Association is proud to announce that The Eastern Shore (NY) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated will be honored at the American Heart Association’s 17th Annual Long Island Go Red For Women Luncheon. This year’s event will take place on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. The Links, [...]

By |February 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Have a Heart-Healthy Football Party

Can you keep it healthy at the tailgate party or football-watching bash? Yes! Football season’s grand finale is here! And America’s most popular sport means enjoying many beloved traditions – including lots of fried and fatty meats washed down with calorie-laden drinks. Great fun, but not great for your heart-health! Your Big Game Party doesn’t mean you have to pack on [...]

By |January 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

  The American Heart Association is proud to announce that Ginger Zimmerman will keynote the American Heart Association’s 17th Annual Long Island Go Red For Women Luncheon and share her truly amazing story of survival. This year’s event will take place on Thursday, February 28, 2018 at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. Ginger Zimmerman is an Artist, Writer, [...]

By |January 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

American Heart Association and Macy’s Accepting Nominations for 2018 New York Lifestyle Change Award

The American Heart Association and Macy’s are searching for an inspirational woman from the New York metropolitan area to honor with the 2018 New York Lifestyle Change Award. The Association, in collaboration with Macy’s, a national sponsor of the Go Red For Women movement, created the Lifestyle Change Award to celebrate the accomplishments of women who have made significant and [...]

By |January 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Long Islanders Invited To 17th Annual Long Island American Heart Association “Go Red For Women” Luncheon

Men and women from across Long Island will be getting all of their red outfits and accessories ready for the American Heart Association’s 17th Annual Long Island Go Red For Women Luncheon. Heart disease and stroke are the No. 1 and No. 5 killers of Long Island women. For more than a decade, women have been fighting heart disease individually [...]

By |January 3rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Register For Wear Red Day

Support Go Red For Women by participating in National Wear Red Day! Why Go Red? Cardiovascular diseases in the U.S. kill approximately one woman every 80 seconds. The good news is that 80 percent of cardiac events may be prevented with education and lifestyle changes. Go Red For Women advocates for more research and swifter action for women’s heart health. [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Give Yourself the Gift of Health by Managing High Blood Pressure

Are you one of the 103 million Americans who have high blood pressure? Do you have a family history of it? Do you know your last blood pressure reading? Also known as the “silent killer” or hypertension, high blood pressure typically has no symptoms but can lead to deadly health consequences such as heart attack, stroke and kidney failure. The [...]

By |December 13th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Heart-Healthy Tips for the Holiday Season

The American Heart Association offers suggestions to stay happy and healthy throughout the busy holiday season. The holidays are a time for celebrating with family and friends, but often stress inhibits our abilities to enjoy the holiday season. From shopping to cooking to events, we are often packing our schedules while forgetting about our health. A 2016 report in the [...]

By |December 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments