Dr. Harrison Pearl a Vascular Neurologist with Mobile Infirmary joined us on Studio10 to talk about Stroke Awareness.

It's important to seek help as quickly as possible and remember to B.E. F.A.S.T.!

B - Balance

E - Eyes

F - Face

A - Arm

S - Speech

T - Terrible Headache

Those are some of the key signs and symptoms to watch for.

Here are links to more information on strokes.

https://www.stroke.org/en/about-stroke/recursos-en-espanol

https://www.stroke.org/en/about-stroke/stroke-risk-factors

https://www.stroke.org/en/life-after-stroke

https://www.stroke.org/-/media/stroke-files/lets-talk-about-stroke/prevention/lets-talk-about-black-americans-and-stroke-sheet.pdf?la=en

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