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Red Dress Awards

Follow Monica's Lead: Make a Heart-Healthy 'Self-Check'

Nancy Brown | Posted 02.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

R&B singer Monica was just 18 years old and already a star. The diagnosis: a heart condition called mitral valve prolapse. In simple terms, the flap between the upper and lower chambers of her heart wasn't closing properly.

Meet 4 Heart Health Champions

Susan Spencer | Posted 03.31.2014 | Women
Susan Spencer

Every year, I get chills when I stand on the stage at Jazz at Lincoln Center and look out over the sea of red dresses. Everyone is there for the same reason: to celebrate and honor those who have worked tirelessly to improve the heart health of America and fight heart disease, the #1 killer of women.

These Spanx Gotta Go!

Posted 02.14.2013 | Celebrity

Spanx too uncomfortable for you? Just rip 'em off! At least that's what Meredith Vieira decided to do Wednesday night while hosting the 10th Annual...

Go Red for Women: Woman's Day for Women's Lives

Amy Brightfield | Posted 04.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Amy Brightfield

The Red Dress Awards are an event that Woman's Day holds annually to spotlight doctors, researchers and advocates who are making a difference in the fight against heart disease in women.