How to tell if someone is having a stroke

How to tell if someone is having a stroke

If you suspect someone is having a stroke, it’s important to think and act FAST. The longer it takes to get someone treatment for a stroke, the greater their chances of sustaining long-term side effects. Thinking FAST also means following the acronym F-A-S-T when checking for stroke symptoms. Dr. James Sahlas from the Central South Regional Stroke Centre shares his tips for checking for FAST stroke symptoms.

This video was originally shared on HHS Share:
http://hhsshare.ca/2016/10/stroke-signs/
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