National Stroke Awareness Day

The #GayElderCirlce reminds everyone to think F.A.S.T.! on #WorldStrokeAwarenesssDay.

Face – does one side of the face droop;

Arm – ask the person to raise both arms, does one drift downward;

Speech – ask the person to repeat a simple sentence. Are the words slurred? Is the sentence repeated correctly?

Time – is important if anyone is showing these symptoms, call 911 immediately, or get to a hospital fast.

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