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Waterloo newborns wear red hats for a good cause

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Some eastern Iowa babies got some new hats, and there's a special reason behind it.

It's all part of Iowa's Little Hats, Big Hearts initiative.

Some babies at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo got knitted red hats. 

The knitted red hats are given to newborns to raise awareness of heart disease. 

50 participating hospitals across Iowa will be giving babies these hats this month.

A lot of people are also wearing red today for Heart Health Awareness day. 
 

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