Stroke Action Tips

F.A.S.T.

Call 9-1-1 immediately

Warning Signs:

F Face drooping.

A Arm weakness.

S Speech difficulty.

T Time to call 9-1-1.

Other warning signs:

  • Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding speech.
  • Sudden numbness or weakness of face, arm or leg.  Especially on one side of the body.
  • Sudden trouble seeing out of one or both eyes.
  • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination.
  • Sudden severe headache with no known cause.

Call 9-1-1 immediately

Source: www.strokeassociation.org