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Smile, talk, reach and kick -- remember these words if you are evaluating yourself or someone else for a stroke. Watch Eric Kramer, MD, of JFK Medical Center, explain the warning signs of a stroke and what to do to get treatment quickly.
To remember the warning signs of a stroke, you might find this mnemonic helpful: We kNow the Hints to a Possible Stroke; we can See the Difference. This will help you remember to be on the lookout for Weakness, Numbness, Headache, Personality changes, Speech changes, Sight changes and Dizziness.
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