Healthy Tips: Know The Warning Signs of A Stroke

Know The Warning Signs of A Stroke

It’s important to know the warning signs of a stroke, so think B.E.F.A.S.T. What does that stand for?

B – loss of balance

E – eye blurriness/ vision changes

F – face drooping

A – arm weakness

S – slurring speech

T – time to call 911

If you or a loved one are experiencing these stroke warning signs or have another sudden injury or illness, seek medical attention immediately. Ignoring your body and putting off care can lead to more serious health concerns. Requested plug for end of tip:

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