American Stroke Month | May 2018

Someone has a stroke every 40 seconds in the U.S. But 80% of strokes are preventable and stroke is largely treatable. Knowing your risk factors, the warning signs and how to respond during a stroke could save a life. You can help us educate others about stroke simply by sharing our suggested social media content below on your personal or company channels. Together, let’s end stroke!
Simply right click to download the image(s) of your choice and copy and paste the suggested messaging. And don’t forget to follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for more stroke content!

Suggested Messaging:

  • Stroke is a medical emergency. Call 9-1-1 immediately if you spot the signs. Face drooping. Arm weakness. Speech difficulty. Time to call 9-1-1. #StrokeMonth
  • Face. Arms. Speech. Time. Acting F.A.S.T. can save a life. #StrokeMonth
  • About 1 in 4 stroke survivors suffers another one. Work with your doctor to reduce your risk. #StrokeMonth
  • Stroke is a leading cause of death and a leading cause of preventable disability. In fact, someone has a stroke every 40 seconds. strokeassociation.org/strokemonth
  • Work with your doctor to reduce your risk of stroke. #StrokeMonth
  • High Blood Pressure is the most common controllable cause of stroke. Preventing stroke starts by knowing your numbers and risks. strokeassociation.org/strokemonth
  • 4 letters: F.A.S.T. – 3 numbers: 9-1-1. Use the letters in FAST to spot stroke signs & get help. Learn more at strokeassociation.org/strokemonth
  • Learning the warning signs of stroke can help save a loved one’s life. Learn more at StrokeAssociation.org/StrokeMonth
  • If you spot any of the symptoms of stroke, call 911 immediately. Unsure if it’s really a stroke? Call anyway! strokeassociation.org/strokemonth
  • Stroke is a medical emergency. Call 9-1-1 immediately if you spot the signs. Face drooping. Arm weakness. Speech difficulty. Time to call 9-1-1. #StrokeMonth

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