Let’s Talk About It: Stroke

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FACIAL DROOP

Arm weakness

Slurred Speech

Time

If you or someone you know is experiencing facial droop, arm weakness, or slurred speech, call 911 immediately

Brain is time

Stroke has two main categories: clots and bleeds. Both limit oxygen from getting to the brain tissue, thus leading to temporary or permanent damage.

Things to watch out for in relation to stroke:

Trouble expressing oneself

Depression and Suicide

Impaired daily functioning with dressing, eating and mobility

EDUCATION. AWARENESS. PREVENTION. ACT FAST.

Stroke is a medical emergency.

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