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Your Heart, Your Life: A Community Health Worker's Manual for the Hispanic Community
Session 4 Handout Know the Stroke Signs. Act Quickly.
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A stroke happens when blood suddenly stops going to the brain and brain cells die. A stroke is very serious and can lead to disability and death.
Signs of a stroke:
A Stroke Is Serious. Every Second Counts.
Adapted from the American Stroke Association, “Let's Talk About Risk Factors for Stroke.” 1999–2003. A division of the American Heart Association
Last Updated March 2012