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World Stroke Day, Oct. 29 | BE FAST and call 9-1-1

Oct 29, 2020, 22:00 PM
Know the signs and symptoms of stroke. BE FAST and call 9-1-1 right away!

With October 29 being World Stroke Day this is a great time to brush up on the warning signs and symptoms of stroke so you can BE FAST and know when to call 9-1-1. Acting quickly may be the difference between recovery and disability.

World Stroke Day graphicB - Balance: A sudden change in balance or dizziness.

E - Eyes: Loss of vision in one or both eyes or double vision.

F - Face: Does the face look uneven?

A - Arms: A sudden weakness in arm or leg?

S - Speech: Speech slurred, trouble speaking or confused?

T - Time: Note the time when symptoms begin.
BE FAST and call 9-1-1 right away!

Every minute counts! Call 9-1-1 immediately after symptoms being to reduce the effects of stroke.

To learn more, visit www.stroke.org.

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World Stroke Day, Oct. 29 | BE FAST and call 9-1-1

Oct 29, 2020, 22:00 PM
Know the signs and symptoms of stroke. BE FAST and call 9-1-1 right away!

With October 29 being World Stroke Day this is a great time to brush up on the warning signs and symptoms of stroke so you can BE FAST and know when to call 9-1-1. Acting quickly may be the difference between recovery and disability.

World Stroke Day graphicB - Balance: A sudden change in balance or dizziness.

E - Eyes: Loss of vision in one or both eyes or double vision.

F - Face: Does the face look uneven?

A - Arms: A sudden weakness in arm or leg?

S - Speech: Speech slurred, trouble speaking or confused?

T - Time: Note the time when symptoms begin.
BE FAST and call 9-1-1 right away!

Every minute counts! Call 9-1-1 immediately after symptoms being to reduce the effects of stroke.

To learn more, visit www.stroke.org.