Do You Know the Signs of a Stroke?

Do You Know the Signs of a Stroke?

Just remember: B.E. F.A.S.T.

It could save a life.


Balance

Suddenly losing balance


Eyes

Losing vision in one or both eyes


Face

Is part of the face drooping?


Arms

Raise both arms. Is one lower than the other?


Speech

Does the person have slurred speech?


Time

Every second counts.

 

If you notice the symptoms above in you or someone else, call 9-1-1.

BE FAST was developed by Intermountain Healthcare as an adaptation of the FAST model implemented by the American Stroke Association. Reproduced with permission from Intermountain Healthcare. © 2011 Intermountain Healthcare. All rights reserved.