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Did you know that having trouble speaking or understanding can be signs of a stroke?

Sudden, severe headache, numbness or blurred vision are also early warning signs, and being able to recognize them immediately could save your life.

That's why Riverside has formed the Riverside Stroke Center. This program, developed by leading community hospitals and their affiliated physician nationwide, will help clear up some of the confusion about strokes in our community.

Few Americans know the symptoms of stroke. Learning them - and acting FAST when they occur – could save your life or the life of a loved one.

Common stroke symptoms include:

This simple test will help you detect stroke symptoms and Act F.A.S.T.