A stroke can happen to anyone at any time, including the cold holiday season. Use the letters in F.A.S.T. to spot a stroke.
F – Face Drooping
A – Arm Weakness
S – Speech Difficulty
T – Time to Call 911
Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke. The faster a stroke is treated, the more likely the patient is to recover.
Print out this FAST Infographic and hang it up at home, work or church. Visit stroke.org to learn more.
Thank you to Capital Blue Cross for helping us share this important message and for their support of our Heart of the Capital Region campaign.
Communications Director for the American Heart Association in Central Pennsylvania, including Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon, York, State College, Altoona and Johnstown.