Quick Action Saves Lives; Know Stroke Symptoms

Please familiarize yourself with the symptoms below that may be signs someone is having a stroke.  Recognizing symptoms quickly may save your life or someone you love.

Signs of a stroke may include:

•    Sudden numbness or weakness of the body, especially on one side.
•    Sudden vision changes in one or both eyes, or difficulty swallowing.
•    Sudden, severe headache with unknown cause.
•    Sudden problems with dizziness, walking, or balance.
•    Sudden confusion, difficulty speaking or understanding others.

Call 911 immediately if you notice any of these symptoms.

Click on the following link to view an informative WebMD slideshow, A Visual Guide to Understanding Stroke

 

 

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This post was written by Patti on January 17, 2013

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