Do you know the signs of a stroke? Here is what you or a loved one need to know in case of a stroke.
Stay calm, act fast, and call 9-1-1 immediately at the first sign of a stroke. Remember to note the time when the symptoms first started. If given within the first 3 hours of the first symptom, there is an FDA approved clot-busting medication that can help to reduce long terms effects from a stroke.
Stroke symptoms include any of the following if they occur SUDDENLY -
-numbness of face, arm or leg
-problems speaking or understanding.
-blindness or trouble seeing in one or both eyes.
-trouble walking, loss of balance or coordination.
-severe unknown cause headache