Don't mistake stroke symptoms. Act FAST.

FAST warning signs for stroke graphic

Published: Sept. 24, 2014

A stroke is a brain attack. Every second counts.

Resting, taking pain relievers or waiting won’t stop a stroke. Use FAST to recognize and remember stroke warning signs: Facial weakness, Arm weakness, Speech difficulty, Time to call 911.

Dial 911 or get to Sparrow immediately if you see signs of stroke.

Sparrow’s Comprehensive Stroke Center is the only facility in the region and the first in Michigan accredited by the Joint Commission. This prestigious designation recognizes centers making exceptional efforts toward delivering the best care possible to Patients.

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