Willowbrook Medical Practice

Willowbrook Medical Practice

Brook Street, Sutton in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 1ES

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Telephone: 01623 440018

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Act F.A.S.T.

Posted on February 26th, 2018

Do you know the signs of stroke? You only need to see ONE sign – Face, Arms or Speech, to Act FAST and call 999

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→ Has their FACE fallen on one side? You only need one sign to call 999.

→ Can they raise both ARMs and keep them there? You only need to see one sign to call 999.

→ Is their SPEECH slurred? You only need to see one sign to call 999.

→ Acting FAST as soon as you see any single sign of a stroke can not only save lives, but potentially limit any long-term effects.