May is National Stroke Awareness Month

While each individual may experience different stroke symptoms, the ones below are most common. Time is crucial when treating and recovering from a stroke. Act quickly. Don’t wait. Stroke is a medical emergency and every second counts.


Balance: Loss of balance, headache/sudden or "thunderclap" headache or dizziness
Eyes: Blurred vision
Face: One side of the face is drooping
Arms: Arm or leg weakness
Speech: Speech difficulty
Time: Time to call the ambulance immediately

Stroke Awareness Month infographic

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