American Stroke Association - 3:59
Posted Oct 14, 2016
Yolanda Vazquez speaks with Eric Aldrich, an Ambassador of American Heart and American Stroke Association, about their coined phrase Brain Attack and the pushing of the acronym F.A.S.T., Face, Arm, Speech and Time. The F stands for Face Drooping, A is Arm Weakness, S is Speech Difficulty, and T is Time to Call 911. Fortunately, technology has pushed the golden hour to 4.5 hours to give a larger window before the needing treatment. World Stroke Day the Graffiti Alley Takeover is taking place on October 28, 2016. Follow on Facebook and Twitter. For more videos and information about your community, go to ComcastNewsmakers.com.
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