Be Fast!

Having high blood pressure increases your risk of having a stroke. A stroke occurs when a clot or rupture interrupts blood flow to the brain. Remembering to “BE FAST” can help save your loved ones.

B: Balance (watch for balance issues)

E: Eyes (blurred, double vision, or vision loss)

F: Face (uneven smile or drooping on one side)

A: Arm weakness

S: Slurred Speech

T: Time is of the essence—call 9-1-1 as soon as possible