Stroke: Every second counts
Call 911 right away if you recognize signs of a stroke, including sudden:
- Numbness or weakness in the face, arm or leg, especially on one side.
- Trouble speaking or understanding.
- Trouble seeing in one or both eyes.
- Trouble walking, dizziness or loss of balance.
- Severe headache with no known cause.
Sources: American Stroke Association; National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke