National Stroke Association's Faces of Stroke℠ public awareness campaign aims to change the public perceptions of stroke through education and personal stories of those impacted by the fourth leading cause of death.
We will bring special attention to specific health conditions associated closely with stroke. Each month will feature an issue or concern that stroke survivors and people at risk for stroke may deal with daily.
September Is National
Atrial fibrillation is the most common type of arrhythmia, affecting the rate of the heartbeat. It is highly asymptomatic and one of the main risk factors for stroke.
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Meet Our 2012 Ambassadors
Read the Faces of Stroke Blog
Stay up to date on all of the latest Faces of Stroke happenings through a new campaign blog. Visit regularly for updates on campaign happenings and how the new Ambassadors are progressing in their efforts to raise community awareness.