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Stroke is a medical emergency. With timely treatment, the risk of death and disability from stroke can be lowered. It’s important to know the symptoms and act in time; the first 3 hours are critical, brain cells are dying.

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Community Awareness and Education

Health & wellness fair participation providing informational brochures and magnets with the warning signs and symptoms of stroke.

Website with educational information on prevention, risk factors, signs and symptoms of stroke. A calendar of events of lectures and presentations and local health and wellness fairs.

Lectures to the public, presented by healthcare professionals or Stroke Association of Florida (SAF) staff, about stroke prevention, risk factors, signs and symptoms. The presentations emphasize the critical need to take symptoms seriously and to seek immediate emergency treatment. SAF presents to a diversity of audiences including schools, churches, senior centers and community groups.