Every second counts when dealing with a stroke.
Huntsville Hospital’s 24/7 Stroke Team wants to remind you to seek medical help immediately if you or a loved one experience any warning signs of stroke.
Know the symptoms and act F.A.S.T.
- Face droops on one side
- Arm drifts downward when raised
- Speech is slurred
- Time – Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Approximately 1.9 million brain cells die every minute a stroke goes untreated.