When I was a kid I loved the playground taunt “anything boys can do girls can do better” and I probably secretly still do. But here’s one thing women could stand to under-achieve on — getting, and dying from, heart disease.

More women than men die each year from heart disease and stroke. In fact, it kills 1 in 3 American women. So women, let’s use some of our leaning-in,ceiling-crashing woman power to change this trajectory for ourselves. Learn more about how at Go Red for Women.


“Remember, Ginger Rogers did everything Fred Astaire did — backward and in high heels.”