1055 Southwest Oralabor RoadAnkeny, IA 50023
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180 Jordan Creek PkwyWest Des Moines, IA 50266
950 E Hickman RdWaukee, IA 50263
6000 University AvenueWest Des Moines, IA 50266
2720 8th Street SouthwestAltoona, IA 50009
3625 North Ankeny BoulevardAnkeny, IA 50023
2103 Ingersoll AvenueDes Moines, IA 50312
4020 Merle Hay RoadDes Moines, IA 50310
6520 Southeast 14th StreetDes Moines, IA 50320
5200 NW 100th StreetUrbandale, IA 50322
Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death and a leading cause of long-term disability in the United States. Though stroke can lead to permanent brain damage, disability, and even death, the good news is that an estimated 80 percent of stroke cases can be prevented by reducing personal risk factors. To learn more about stroke risk, check out the following facts, and learn how to act F.A.S.T. to seek life-saving treatment at the first signs and symptoms of stroke.
Every minute counts for stroke victims! Two million brain cells die every minute during a stroke. Because of this, the American Stroke Association recommends acting F.A.S.T in the event of a stroke.
When it comes to stroke, time is critical. Knowing your facts, and getting to a hospital and receiving treatment immediately saves lives and reduces disabilities post-stroke. Learn more about stroke prevention, symptoms and treatment here, and watch the video below detailing the warning signs and symptoms of stroke.