RECOGNISE STROKE SYMPTOMS F.A.S.T
You can recognise a stroke using the FAST test
- FACIAL weakness: Can the person smile? Has their mouth or eye drooped?
- ARM weakness: Can the person raise both arms?
- SPEECH problems: Can the person speak clearly and understand what you say?
- TIME to call 999.
If a person fails any one of these tests, get help immediately by dialling 999