May is stroke awareness month and it's time to make sure you know the signs of stroke. Dr. Fleck give is us a crash course in Stoke 101 that could help save the life of a loved one or even your own life. For more information about stroke and other disorders of the brain, visit www.iuhealth.org/neuroscience-center .
Stroke Signs – What to do?
If you think someone is having a stroke, act F.A.S.T. to recognize it.
F – Face – Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?
A – Arms – Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward?
S – Speech – Ask the person to repeat a simple sentence. Are his or her words slurred?
T – Time – If the person has any of these symptoms, call 911 and get medical attention immediately.
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