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Time is Brain

Know The Symptoms

Confusion or difficulty speaking/understanding
Difficulty swallowing
Sudden loss of vision
Sudden numbness, weakness or paralysis of the face or on one side of the body
Sudden severe headache
Unexplained dizziness and/or loss of balance

Act F.A.S.T.

Face: Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?
Arms: Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward?
Speech: Ask the person to repeat a simple phrase. Is speech slurred or strange?
Time: If you observe any of these signs, call 9-1-1 immediately.

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