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Stroke Prevention

Caring For Your Heart, Community, Nutrition

Every year 130,000 Americans die from a stroke. Every 40 seconds someone in the United States has a stroke and it costs our country an estimated $33 billion annually. Having a stroke can be life threatening and cause permanent deficits that can be very challenging to live with.

 In this presentation you will learn:

  • What is a stroke?
  • Types of stroke
  • Stroke facts
  • Understanding your brain
  • Stroke risk
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Signs and symptoms
  • What is F.A.S.T?
  • Early action for stroke
  • Importance of activating Emergency
  • Medical Services
  • What is a Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)?
  • Differentiating Ischemic/hemorrhagic/TIAs
  • What to expect when hospitalized for stroke
  • Procedures for treating strokes
  • Complications of stroke
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Accredited stroke center at Henry Mayo
Henry Mayo Fitness and Health

24525 Town Center Drive

Community Education Center Room 2

Valencia, CA 91355

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Sponsoring Facility:

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital

Registration Type:

Register Online

Registration Info:

This is a free event offered at Henry Mayo Fitness and Health. Please register online to RSVP.