Know the signs of a stroke — how to protect yourself

Daybreak

(WYTV) – The American Stroke Association wants you to be prepared in the event of a stroke. 

May is National Stroke Awareness Month.

Representatives of the American Stroke Association and Youngstown State University stopped by Daybreak’s studio to talk about the warning signs.

FAST is the easiest way to know if someone around you is having a life-threatening stroke. 

F.A.S.T. stands for: 

(F)ace drooping

(A)rm weakness

(S)peech difficulty

(T)ime to call 911

Watch the video above for more information. 

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