JUNE 2019 NEWS – STROKE​

MUSC Health Florence Medical Center

 

May is stroke awareness month. There is a lot of information on prevention, receiving quick treatment and discussion of symptoms. This article expands the better known FAST mnemonic to BE FAST.  The B stands for balance loss and the E stands for eyesight loss. The goal is to help people seek medical attention faster if they are experiencing stroke like symptoms. 

 

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