Category: Health
Wear Red Day in United Kingdom in 2023
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About Wear Red Day

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Dates of Wear Red Day
2023 United Kingdom Friday, February 3rdWear Red Day
2022 United Kingdom Friday, February 4thWear Red Day
2021 United Kingdom Friday, February 5thWear Red Day
2020 United Kingdom Friday, February 7thWear Red Day
2019 United Kingdom Friday, February 1stWear Red Day
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of Wear Red Day.
Wear Red Day in other countries
Wear Red Day internationally

Wear Red Day is celebrated each year on the first Friday in February, to bring greater attention to heart disease as a leading cause of death.


In the US, The Heart Truth is a national awareness campaign for women about heart disease sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Designed to warn women of their top health threat, The Heart Truth created and introduced the Red Dress as the national symbol for women and heart disease awareness in 2002.

In the United Kingdom, it is organised by the Children's Heart Surgery Fund to raise awareness of congenital heart disease.

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