Spot a Stroke Fast Interactive Health Lesson

Call to Action

  • Embrace Life’s Simple 7® to reduce your risk for stroke.
  • Learn the F.A.S.T. warning signs of stroke.
  • Call 911 if you think you’re having a stroke. Don’t wait. Time Lost is Brain Lost.


Please note the Spanish health lessons are under review. Updated presentation decks and corresponding materials will be made available in the coming year. Please bookmark and check this page frequently to ensure you are using the most current information.


EmPOWERED to Serve Health Lesson – Spot a Stroke FAST | F.A.S.T. is an easy way to remember the sudden signs of stroke. When you can spot the signs, you'll know that you need to call 911 immediately. F.A.S.T. is: • Face Drooping. • Arm Weakness. • Speech Difficulty. • Time to call 911.

Spot a Stroke Fast

A large percentage of strokes that happen are treatable—but only if you get the right care, right away.

Anyone can have a stroke and everyone should be prepared. It's a matter of knowing what to do, taking action and spreading the word.