Know the warning signs of a stroke by remembering to spot a stroke F.A.S.T.:
F = Face
Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?
A = Arm
Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward?
S = Speech
Ask the person to repeat a simple phrase. Does the speech sound slurred?
T = Time
If you observe any of these signs, it's time to call 9-1-1and ask to be transported to the nearest stroke hospital.
It’s important to remember the risk factors and warning signs for a stroke. Make sure you and your loved ones become educated. It could help you to save a life.