13 September 2016
Get a health check during National Stroke Week 12-18 September at St Vincent’s Hospital – call for details 8382 1111. Prompt treatment for stroke is vital and you can learn about the ‘FAST’ symptom test: Face: Has their mouth drooped? Arms: Can they lift both arms? Speech: Is their speech slurred? Do they understand you? Time is critical. If you see these signs call 000. Details HERE.
There’s also a public forum on stroke rehabilitation and research at UTS Grand Hall 6pm Thursday 15 September. Details and registration HERE.