Stroke is a leading cause of major disability in the U.S.

Know the facts about stroke and how to identify it.

Make a Difference

Learning the warning signs is an important step in the fight against stroke. Here are additional ways you can make a difference.

Spread the word

Tips for raising awareness:

Download the FAST Poster
Place this poster in public areas as a good reminder of the signs of stroke. It will teach people how to recognize and respond to a stroke when they see one.

Stay informed

National Stroke Association
Their goal is to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke by providing education and programs on prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and support for all impacted by stroke.

The American Stroke Association
Their mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives everything the association does.

The Internet Stroke Center
This site offers valuable resources about diagnosis and treatment of stroke as well as helpful information to guide patients and caregivers through the recovery process.

Genentech is neither affiliated with nor endorses the above organizations. The list is meant for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace the medical advice of your healthcare professional.

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