Can save the life of a comrade.
It can happen in a fishery.
During a barbecue a friend tripped and fell-she assured everyone that she was fine (they offered to call a doctor) and who had just tripped over a brick because of her new shoes. They cleaned up and gave her a new plate of food-while seemed a bit shaken up, Ingrid took the rest of the night. Ingrid’s husband called later telling everyone that your wife had been taken to hospital-(at 18:00, Ingrid died) she suffered a stroke at the BBQ-if they had known to identify the signs of stroke perhaps Ingrid would be with us today.
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A neurologist says that if he can get to a stroke victim (CVA-Stroke) within 3 hours, you can totally reverse the effects of a stroke … totally. He said the trick was to have a stroke recognized, diagnosed and reach the patient within 3 hours, which is tough.
RECOGNIZING A STROKE
Thank God for the sense to remember the “3” steps. Read and learn essential tips for trout fishing!
Sometimes symptoms of a stroke are difficult to identify. Unfortunately, the lack of consciousness leads to disaster. The stroke victim may suffer brain damage when people nearby fail to recognize the symptoms of stroke.
Now doctors say a bystander can recognize a stroke by doing three simple questions:
- * ask the individual to SMILE.
- * ask to raise BOTH ARMS.
- * ask the person to SPEAK a SIMPLE SENTENCE coherently (example: the day is sunny today)-if the person has a problem with some of these tasks, call a doctor immediately and describe the symptoms to the dispatcher.
After having discovered that a group of non-medical volunteers could identify facial weakness, arm weakness and speech problems, researchers urged the general public to learn the three questions. Presented their findings at the annual meeting of the American Stroke Association. Widespread use of this test that could result in the diagnosis and treatment of the stroke and prevent brain damage.
A cardiologist says that for every person who read these tips and send to 10 other people (by e-mail), you can bet that at least one life will be saved.
BE A FRIEND AND PROVIDE THIS ARTICLE TO AS MANY FRIENDS AS POSSIBLE.
You can save their lives.