The American Heart Association hosted the 2015 Columbus Go Red for Women Ladies Night Out. It was located at the Columbus Ramada Inn Thursday, March 12th. Regional Vice President of the American Heart Association, Kevin Sypal says 1 out of every 3 women suffers from cardiovascular disease and is the number one killer in the nation.
Sypal also says the disease is about 80 percent preventable.
Attendees heard survivor stories, learned how heart disease affects a family, and how to help stop heart disease. Columbus Chamber of Commerce member and event chair of Go Red For Women, Cassie Jeffryes says she is looking forward to next year’s event.