The first Friday of February is Go Red for Women Day. It's a day aimed to raise awareness for heart disease, which is the leading cause of death for women.

Dr. Tracy Stevens, a cardiologist with Saint Luke's Muriel I. Kauffman Women's Heart Center, and Marcia McCoy, director of the Women's Heart Center, spoke about the importance of heart health and the significance of the red scarves survivors give out to women with heart disease.

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