Use the letters in “fast” to spot stroke signs

ANYONE CAN HAVE a stroke. EVERYONE SHOULD BE READY.

Sometimes other symptoms appear, separately, in combination or with F.A.S.T. signs.

01

Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding speech.

02

Sudden numbness or weakness of face, arm or leg. Especially on one side of the body.

03

Sudden trouble seeing in one or Both eyes.

04

Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination.

05

Sudden severe headache with no known cause.

If someone shows any of these symptoms, call 9-1-1 or emergency medical services immediately.

 

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How to spot a stroke