Smoking is a major stroke risk factor.
70% of stroke victims have high blood pressure.
All hospitals provide excellent stroke care.
Time between stroke and hospital arrival in the U.S. averages 12 hours.
A temporary interruption of blood flow to the brain.
A serious warning attack which may lead to a complete stroke.
All of the above.
High Blood Pressure
3 hours or less
Get a drink of water and take a nap.
Call your doctor and schedule an appointment.
Call a family member or friend to come drive you to the hospital.
Call 9-1-1 right away and get to a Joint Commission Certified Stroke Center.