Would You Know?

Would you recognize the signs of a stroke in yourself or a loved one? I sure didn’t! Luckily I saw a great doctor who took my situation seriously. Remember FAST– Face, Arms, Smile, TIME!

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/03/19/stroke-signs-women_n_4993860.html

 

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Stop The Clot!

Here are some things to watch for as women since we’re prone to clots, which can end up as a pulmonary embolism or stroke! Just as a point of reference, my neurologist wants me up and walking every hour when traveling. Which I definitely never did before and it makes traveling even longer, but to prevent another stroke it’s worth it!

 

http://www.stoptheclot.org/news/article315.htm