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May is stroke awareness month. Do you know the signs of a stroke? Learning these quick tips could save your life of the life of one you love.
Face = facial droop or uneven smile
Arm = Arm numbness or weakness
Speech - Slurred speech, difficulty speaking or understanding
Time = Call 911 and get to the hospital
Mission Hospital is a certified stroke center! If you have any of these symptoms, don't wait - call 911 immediately.