What Are The Symptoms of Stroke?

The symptoms of a stroke can include sudden:

  • Weakness or numbness in the face, arm, or leg, often on one side of the body.
  • Difficulty speaking, slurred speech, or trouble understanding speech.
  • Severe headache.
  • Trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance, or coordination.
  • Vision problems, such as blurred or double vision.
  • Confusion, trouble with memory, or difficulty understanding.

If you or someone you’re with experiences these symptoms, it’s crucial to seek immediate medical attention, as early treatment can greatly improve outcomes. Remember the acronym FAST: Face drooping, Arm weakness, Speech difficulty, Time to call 911.