Vanessa Williams & Daughter, Jillian Hervey, On Heart Disease & Screenings | Megyn Kelly TODAY


ON THE DHARTSCHARTS.
NOW, THEYRE TEAMING UP FOR A NOW, THEYRE TEAMING UP FOR A CAUSE THATS LITERALLY CLOSE TO
THEIR HEARTS.ITERALLY CLOSE TO THEIR HEARTS.
PLEASE WELCOME VANESSA WILLIAMS PLEASE WELCOME VANESSA WILLIAMS AND JILLIAN HERVEY. AND JILLIAN HERVEY. [ APPLAUSE ] [ APPLAUSE ] YOU LOOK AMAZEINGAMAZING. YOU LOOK AMAZEINGAMAZING.>>THANK YOU.>>THANK YOU.>>IN ADDITION TO ALL YOUR SPARE>>IN ADDITION TO ALL YOUR SPARE TIME, YOU ARE RAISING AN ISSUE
NEAR AND DEAR TO MY HEART.SSUE NEAR AND DEAR TO MY HEART.
>>I HEARD.>>I HEARD.
>>VANESSA AND I HAVE A LOT IN>>VANESSA AND I HAVE A LOT IN
COMMON. COMMON. WERE AMAZING SINGERS. WERE AMAZING SINGERS. WE BOTH WENT TO SYRACUSE. WE BOTH WENT TO SYRACUSE.>>ACTUALLY, JILLIAN DID, AS>>ACTUALLY, JILLIAN DID, AS WELL. WELL.>>GO, ORANGE.>>GO, ORANGE.>>BUT WE HAVE SOMETHING ELSE IN>>BUT WE HAVE SOMETHING ELSE IN COMMON, WHICH IS A HISTORY OF COMMON, WHICH IS A HISTORY OF OUR FAMILIES AND HEART DISEASE.
TAKING PEOPLE AT A YOUNG AGE.E. TAKING PEOPLE AT A YOUNG AGE.
>>MY FATHERS MOTHER DIED OF>>MY FATHERS MOTHER DIED OF
28. 28. I WAS TRYING TO GET TO 28 TO
MAKE SURE I WAS FINE.O 28 TO MAKE SURE I WAS FINE.
MY MOTHERS MOTHER DIED OF 65 OF MY MOTHERS MOTHER DIED OF 65 OF
A HEART ATTACK. A HEART ATTACK. MY GRANDFATHER, 53 OF A HEART
ATTACK.DFATHER, 53 OF A HEART ATTACK. AND MY OTHER ONE AT 80. AND MY OTHER ONE AT 80. HEART DISEASE IS ONE OF THOSE
THINGS THAT WE HEAR ABOUT THE THINGS THAT WE HEAR ABOUT THE
LORE OF IT. LORE OF IT.
BUT MY PARENTS WERE VERY ADAMANT BUT MY PARENTS WERE VERY ADAMANT
ABOUT BEING ACTIVE. ABOUT BEING ACTIVE.>>YOUR PARENTS TRIED TO STOP
THAT CYCLE.ENTS TRIED TO STOP THAT CYCLE.
>>ABSOLUTELY.>>ABSOLUTELY.
>>WHICH IS STOPPABLE.>>WHICH IS STOPPABLE.
ONE IN FOUR WOMEN DIES OF HEART ONE IN FOUR WOMEN DIES OF HEART
DISEASE IN THE UNITED STATES. DISEASE IN THE UNITED STATES.
ITS THE NUMBER ONE KILLER OF ITS THE NUMBER ONE KILLER OF
WOMEN AND MEN. WOMEN AND MEN. IT KILLS MORE WOMEN THAN ALL
CANCERS COMBINED.EN THAN ALL CANCERS COMBINED.
>>48 MILLION.>>48 MILLION.>>THINK ABOUT THAT.
AND TOO FEW WOMEN THINK ABOUT AND TOO FEW WOMEN THINK ABOUT
IT, PLAN FOR IT AND LIVE A LIFE IT, PLAN FOR IT AND LIVE A LIFE
THAT WOULD HELP PREVENT IT. THAT WOULD HELP PREVENT IT.
>>YEAH.>>YEAH.>>WHAT DO YOU WANT THEM TO
KNOW?AT DO YOU WANT THEM TO KNOW? HOW DO WE LOOK AND BE AS HEALTHY
AS YOU TWO?OOK AND BE AS HEALTHY AS YOU TWO?
>>SCREENINGS ARE EVERYTHING.>>SCREENINGS ARE EVERYTHING.
>>WERE GETTING A SCREENING>>WERE GETTING A SCREENING
TODAY, ACTUALLY. TODAY, ACTUALLY.
WERE PARTNERING WITH WOMEN WERE PARTNERING WITH WOMEN
HEALTH AND BURLINGTON FACTORY. HEALTH AND BURLINGTON FACTORY.
BURLINGTON STORES. BURLINGTON STORES.
WERE GOING TO THE BURLING WERE GOING TO THE BURLING
STORES TODAY AND GETTING A FREE STORES TODAY AND GETTING A FREE
SCREENING. SCREENING. ANYONE CAN GET A FREE SCREENING.
GO TO THE WEBSITE TO FIND OUTNG. GO TO THE WEBSITE TO FIND OUT
WHERE YOUR LOCAL STORE IS. WHERE YOUR LOCAL STORE IS.
MARCH 20th, YOU CAN GET A FREE MARCH 20th, YOU CAN GET A FREE
SCREENING. SCREENING.>>THEYRE PAID SPOKESPEOPLE FOR
BURLINGTON.AID SPOKESPEOPLE FOR BURLINGTON. BURLINGTON IS DOING SOME GOOD BURLINGTON IS DOING SOME GOOD HERE. HERE. WE DID A SEGMENT ON HOW WOMEN — WE DID A SEGMENT ON HOW WOMEN — SOME WOMEN AVOID SEEING THEIR
DOCTOR BECAUSE THEY DONT WANT DOCTOR BECAUSE THEY DONT WANT
TO GET ON THE SCALE. TO GET ON THE SCALE.
>>THATS RIDICULOUS.>>THATS RIDICULOUS.
>>DONT WANT TO GET ON THE>>DONT WANT TO GET ON THE
SCALE. SCALE.>>THEYRE WORRIED THE DOCTOR IS
GOING TO SHAME THEM OR THEYREIS GOING TO SHAME THEM OR THEYRE
GOING TO SHAME THEMSELVES WHEN GOING TO SHAME THEMSELVES WHEN
THAT NUMBER COMES UP. THAT NUMBER COMES UP.
BURLINGTON IS NOT GOING TO DO BURLINGTON IS NOT GOING TO DO
THAT TO YOU. THAT TO YOU.
THEYRE GOING TO SELL YOU A COAT THEYRE GOING TO SELL YOU A COAT
AND — EKG? AND — EKG?
>>ITS ALL HEART HEALTH.>>ITS ALL HEART HEALTH.
>>ITS A HEART SCREENING.>>ITS A HEART SCREENING.
YOU CAN DONATE. YOU CAN DONATE.
YOU CAN GET TESTED AND JUST YOU CAN GET TESTED AND JUST
DONATE $1. DONATE $1. AND EVERY PERSON THAT GOES, AND EVERY PERSON THAT GOES, BURLINGTON WILL DONATE $5 TO THE BURLINGTON WILL DONATE $5 TO THE CAUSE. CAUSE.>>JUST LISTENING TO YOUR>>JUST LISTENING TO YOUR DAUGHTER HERE, IM WONDERING, DAUGHTER HERE, IM WONDERING, HOW DOES SHE WIND UP SO NORMAL
WITH A VERY FAMOUS MOM? NORMAL WITH A VERY FAMOUS MOM?
HOW DID YOU DO THAT? HOW DID YOU DO THAT?
>>I MOVED BACK TO MY HOMETOWN.>>I MOVED BACK TO MY HOMETOWN.
I MOVED BACK WHERE I GREW UP. I MOVED BACK WHERE I GREW UP.
>>THE WOODS.>>THE WOODS.
>>OUT IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY,>>OUT IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY,
NEW YORK. NEW YORK.>>I WAS LOOKING IF INGING FOR A>>I WAS LOOKING IF INGING FOR A STREET ADDRESS. STREET ADDRESS.>>I LIVED INMELANIE, MY OLDEST,>>I LIVED INMELANIE, MY OLDEST, 5, I WANTED THEM TO HAVE A LIFE
THATS NORMAL.HEM TO HAVE A LIFE THATS NORMAL.
THEY TOOK THE BUS TO SCHOOL. THEY TOOK THE BUS TO SCHOOL.
THEY HAD FRIENDS. THEY HAD FRIENDS.
THEY WERE GIRL SCOUTS. THEY WERE GIRL SCOUTS.
THEY RODE HORSES. THEY RODE HORSES.
THEY SWAM. THEY SWAM.
THEY DID THE NORMAL STUFF. THEY DID THE NORMAL STUFF.
>>SHES PRETTY DOWN TO EARTH,>>SHES PRETTY DOWN TO EARTH,
ALSO. ALSO. I WOULD HAVE TO SAY. I WOULD HAVE TO SAY. THIS IS HER EVERYDAY JOB.
WHEN SHESED A HOME ED AAT HOME, WHEN SHESED A HOME ED AAT HOME,
AND DOES IT ALL. AND DOES IT ALL.
SHE DROVE US TO SCHOOL. SHE DROVE US TO SCHOOL.
SHE WAS VERY PROACTIVE AND SHE WAS VERY PROACTIVE AND
INVOLVED IN OUR LIVES. INVOLVED IN OUR LIVES.
>>YOURE PLAYING AT COACHELLA.>>YOURE PLAYING AT COACHELLA.
>>I AM GOING TO BE AT>>I AM GOING TO BE AT
COACHELLA. COACHELLA.>>I LOVE LION BABE.
IT UPS YOUR COOLNESS FACTOR. IT UPS YOUR COOLNESS FACTOR.
>>ITS FUN.>>ITS FUN.
>>THERE IS TALENT IN THE>>THERE IS TALENT IN THE
FAMILY. FAMILY. THANK YOU FOR DRAWING AWARENESS

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