Keep a Stroke-free Workforce

Stroke isn’t just an older person’s condition. It can affect anyone, of any age, at any time. Do your employees know the symptoms of stroke and how to prevent it?

“Brain attack” is one of the most disabling, and potentially fatal conditions. Yet, only about 17% of people recognize the major warning signs of stroke and what to do when it happens.

Take advantage of this educational tool kit!  Share this info to help employees learn to recognize stroke symptoms and how to prevent brain attack.

Sources:
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke – www.ninds.gov
American Stroke Association – www.stroke.org
World Health Organization - http://www.who.int/cardiovascular_diseases/en/cvd_atlas_17_economics.pdf
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - http://www.cdc.gov/cvh/library/prevention_works/