Information on Public Health England's Act FAST campaign. Could you recognise the signs of stroke?
Acting FAST saves lives and improves recovery.
Our FAST information pack will give you the information you need about how to identify the symptoms of stroke and share the FAST message.
It's vital to know how to spot the warning signs of a stroke in yourself or someone else. Using the FAST test is the best way to do this. Our FAST information pack will give you the opportunity to learn more about the symptoms of stroke, hear examples of when the FAST test has changed someone’s life and how you can share the message.
Please donate today and help fund more pioneering pilot studies, like the FAST test project, which could lead to more breakthroughs and save the lives of many more people like William.
The FAST test helps you understand the signs of stroke. If you or someone you know shows any of these signs, call 999.
During February and March pharmacies across Wales are joining the Lower Your Risk of Stroke campaign, a partnership between Community Pharmacy Wales, Public Health Wales and the Stroke Association.
Thousands of people are at risk of stroke because they fail to recognise the signs of a Transient Ischaemic Attack (TIA, also known as mini-stroke), according to the findings of a new poll(i) launched today on World Stroke Day (29 October 2012).
In this edition, we explore the benefits that simple lifestyle changes can make to reduce stroke risk and improve your health and happiness. We also take a look at communication problems and the latest research into vision problems.
A transient ischaemic attack (TIA) is the same as a stroke but the symptoms last a short amount of time. This guide explains how to spot the signs of a TIA, and how a TIA is diagnosed and treated.