Tag: Go Red for Women

Phoenix Friday is also Go Red Day

This Phoenix Friday is also Go Red Day in support of the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women campaign. Pick up some Phoenix gear at The Phoenix Bookstore to support the cause. You will receive a 15 percent discount on all items with red in either the item or the logo. Aviands is again […]

‘Go Red Week’ at UW-Green Bay

Heart disease and stroke are the cause of death for approximately 1 in 3 women. Yet, 80 percent of cardiac events can be prevented with education and lifestyle changes. Join faculty, staff and students at UW-Green Bay in wearing red to raise awareness, and partaking of healthy activities this week in celebration of national “Go […]

Alumna Fleurant honored for heart health work

Paula Fleurant, a registered nurse who earned her bachelor’s (1975) and master’s (1986) from UW-Green Bay, was honored by the American Heart/Stroke Association. Fleurant received the 2014 Go Red for Women Heart & Stroke Hero recognition Saturday, April 12 at the Oneida Country Club, during the 2014 Heart Heroes Awards and Ball. Fleurant was honored for her […]

WFRV-TV 5 interviews Fleurant, Henniges for heart health story

Award-winning alumna Paula Fleurant is a great friend of UW-Green Bay. The retired nurse volunteered her time last Friday to help with a blood-pressure screening clinic here on campus. TV-5 featured her in a news story that night about the local Go Red For Women campaign from the American Heart Association. Fluerant shared her personal […]

Snapshots: Green Bay goes red for heart-health awareness

The week Feb. 3-7 was designated as Go Red for Women Week at UW-Green Bay. The national observance is a way to spread information about women’s significant risk for heart disease. Campus activities included the Go Red Poker Walk, a heart-healthy cooking demonstration, a “wear red day,” fitness activities and free blood pressure screenings. Click […]

Details on next Wednesday’s Cardio Cooking Demo

Join A’viands Dietitian Laura Rowell as she discusses the foods our hearts crave. The Cardio Cravings Cooking demo begins at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, in the Leona Cloud Commons. Free samples and recipes will be available. The event is part of the Go Red for Women Heart Health month. For more information, please contact […]