World Stroke Day

The Hazard & Surrounding Area Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group would like to announce October 29th is World Stroke Day. Learn the signs and symptoms of a stroke. Remember the acronym BE FAST: Balance (Loss of balance, dizziness, or headache), Eyes (Blurred Vision), Face (One side of the face is drooping), Arm (Arm or leg weakness), Speech (Speech Difficulties) and Time (Time to call 9-1-1). If you or anyone you know has had a stroke and would like to learn more about the stroke survivor and caregiver support group, contact Keisha Hudson at or 606-439-3557 and visit their Facebook page.