Strokes often occur suddenly, so every minute counts. Fast medical treatment can not only lessen brain damage, but also save a life. Over 1 million people in America experience a stroke each year, and brain damage is unfortunately very common. Damage to the brain during a stroke creates physical and cognitive deficits. Understanding the signs of a stroke can help you take quick action and save a life—even your own.
Acting F.A.S.T. can help someone experiencing a stroke get the medical care they desperately need. Stroke treatments are most effective if it is diagnosed and treated within 3 hours of the first symptoms.
If you think someone is having a stroke, act F.A.S.T. using the following tests:
Five warning signs of a stroke include:
Stroke is the leading cause of adult disability in the United States. Immediate medical care is vital for reducing their risk of death or long-term side effects.
If you or a loved one is experiencing any of the symptoms or warning signs of a stroke, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital.
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