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Recognizing Stroke

Each year, nearly 800,000 people in the U.S. experience a stroke. That’s one stroke every 40 seconds. For every person that dies from stroke, more than 5 times that many will survive, and for them the physical damage it causes can be enormous.

Stroke is an emergency and getting help and treatment is extremely important. Learn how to quickly identify stroke by using the FAST test.

Stroke is an emergency. It can happen to anyone – at any age and any time. Learn the warning signs of a stroke and help save a life.

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For 30 years we have been the trusted source for free resources and education to the stroke community. Together, we empower survivors and their circle of care to thrive after stroke. Make your tax-deductible donation today to support the growing needs of the stroke community.