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Occupational medicine ?
Physical medicine and rehabilitation ?
Physical therapy ?
Speech therapy ?
Face — Smile. Does one side droop?
Arms — Is one side weak or numb?
Speech — Is your speech slurred? Are you unable to repeat a sentence?
Time — Call 911 if you have any symptoms.
Warning signs of stroke may last a short time and disappear. They often start when you wake up. These are signs of a serious medical condition.
If you have any of these symptoms, call 911 right away:
First published: 02/01/2006
Last updated: 04/02/2013
Reviewed by: Allina Health Patient Education experts