Act F.A.S.T – Irish Heart Foundation
Today, 29th October, is World Stroke Day.
There are 1,440 minutes today. Taking three of them to read this post could help you save a life.
ONE: 1 minute to remember the importance of acting F.A.S.T.
When someone has a stroke, minutes matter: because two million brain cells die every minute after a stroke.
Know the signs of a stroke and remember to always Act F.A.S.T. if you or someone you love is having a stroke.
TWO: 1 minute to watch this video which shows the signs of stroke.
When we know the signs and Act F.A.S.T., we can save a life, a future, and preserve a past. Let’s look out for each other. Learn the signs, save precious time.
THREE: 1 minute to share this information
You can also order a FAST wallet card, free posters and leaflets
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