Are You at Risk for Stroke?
Every year, more than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke.
It's important to know how to recognize a stroke. These are the most common warning signs:
- Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg, especially on one side of the body
- Sudden confusion, trouble speaking or understanding
- Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination
- Sudden severe headache
- Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes