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Red Dress Fashion Show 2010

Office of the Director - February 24, 2010

models at the Red Dress Collection Fashion Show.

For the eighth year in a row, The Heart Truth® Red Dress Collection Fashion Show brought heart health and glamour together at New York's Bryant Park. Seventeen celebrities walked the runway on Feb. 11, 2010 wearing designer red dresses to celebrate women's heart disease awareness and inspire women to take control of their risk factors.

The Heart Truth® created and introduced the Red Dress as the national symbol for women and heart disease awareness in 2002 to deliver an urgent wake-up call to American women. Each February since its launch, The Red Dress symbol has come to life on the runway with the support of the fashion industry and celebrity models at the Red Dress Collection Fashion Show.

Watch the video below to see highlights from the fashion show and hear an important message about women's heart health from NHLBI Acting Director Susan B. Shurin, M.D.

 

NHLBI Acting Director Susan B. Shurin, M.D., talks about the importance of knowing your risks for heart disease. Shown walking the Red Dress Fashion Show 2010 runway in designer red dresses are celebrities Heidi Klum, Jordin Sparks, Kimora Lee, Kim Kardashian, Kristen Chenoweth, and Robin Roberts. Click the up arrow and then the CC button in the video player to turn captions on/off.



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