Every 4 minutes someone dies of a stroke. Anyone can have a stroke.Everyone should be ready. But did you know 80% of strokes are preventable? The letters in “fast” can be used to spot stroke signs and also let you know when it’s time to call 9-1-1. “F”-Face Drooping: does one side of your face feels numb? “A”- Arm Weakness: Is one arm weak or numb? “S”- Speech Difficulty: is your speech slurred? And “T”- Time to call 9-1-1. If you or anyone you know is showing these signs it is time to dial 9-1-1.