Risk Factors and Symptoms
Stroke is an emergency - Every second counts.
Stroke Symptoms from the American Stroke Association
If you or someone you know has these symptoms, don’t wait - call 9-1-1 and get to Ellis - a New York State designated Stroke Center.
Face - Facial droop, Uneven smile
Arm - Arm numbness, Arm weakness
Speech - Slurred Speech, Difficulty speaking or understanding
Time - Call 911 and get to the hospital immediately
For more information about Ellis' stroke support group, or for any stroke education needs, please call us at 518.243.1310.