I AM COMMITMENT.

Preventing another stroke is my superpower. Taking small steps today to defeat stroke!

I WILL Prevent Another Stroke

1 in 4 stroke survivors will have another. Yet up to 80% of strokes may be prevented with a combination of medication and healthy habits, such as healthy diet and physical activity, that can have a big impact.

Secondary Stroke Prevention

Learn about the new guideline released by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for prevention of stroke in patients with previous stroke or a transient ischemic attack (TIA). Schedule time with your doctor to better understand the steps you can take to reduce your chance of another ischemic stroke.

Talk to your doctor about a prevention plan that could include:

Take prescribed medications and check with your doctor before making any changes.

Llamar al número de emergencias sigue siendo importante, a pesar del COVID-19

Los accidentes cerebrovasculares son una emergencia médica. Si alguien experimenta síntomas, debe llamar al número de emergencias tan pronto como sea posible. Aprender y compartir los signos de alarma FAST, le podría permitir salvarle la vida a una persona que tiene un accidente cerebrovascular.

 

Spot a stroke F.A.S.T.
Olympian Michael Johnson shares his stroke survivor journey.

Together to End Stroke Anthem
This video brings awareness to the American Stroke Association's consumer initiative Together to End Stroke which aims to educate consumers that stroke is largely preventable, treatable and beatable.