Go Red Campaign Kicks Off With Lots of Stylish Red Fashion

American Heart Association Go Red Campaign Kicks Off With A Reception

On January 31, 2019, the iconic city landmark,  The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia was the scene for the American Heart Association of Philadelphia , celebrated the Go Red for Women movement and kicked-off National Heart Month with a special “red” reception.

 Deena Weems Thornton – Director, Go Red for Women and Helene Glassberg, M.D. Penn Medicine

My three best friends: Dr. Thanuja Hamilton, Sheila Hess and Marilyn Russell not paying any attention to me

.‘s always does an amazing job interviewing heart survivors – listen to her conversation with Nina Stanley in recognition of :

Leroy and Felicia Miles

Michael Bennett, Classic Cake created a special delight for the evening


Doreen Creede and Janice Waitkus. jewelry by LAGOS

Jimmy Contreras, Public Relations The Ritz-Carlton

Dr. William Grey, Lankenau Heart Group physician and Mayor Jim Kenney presenting a City Ordination

Brigid Stasen and Pat Nogar

Mike and Carolyn Farrell. Carolyn is a 25 year survivor of a heart attack.

I spoke to sever survivors and they told me they didn’t recognize the signs at first. One women was pregnant and thought it was just heartburn, but after persistent pain she went to the doctors, another had pain and ignored it but her husband insisted she go to the emergency room and it literally saved her life.

Know the Symptons