Recognize the Signs and Symptoms of Stroke
Time lost is brain lost. Every minute counts when you or someone you know is having a stroke. Act F.A.S.T. and call 911 right away if you spot signs of stroke.
When someone is having a stroke, every minute counts. Just as putting out a fire quickly can stop it from spreading, treating a stroke quickly can reduce damage to the brain. If you learn how to recognize the telltale signs of a stroke, you can act quickly and save a life—maybe even your own.