Stroke Awareness: Act F.A.S.T.

Strokes can happen to anyone, anywhere, at any time. Knowing the signs of stroke and seeking immediate medical attention are the keys to saving lives and minimizing stroke-related disability. A panel of Baptist Health experts joined host, Jonathan Fialkow, M.D., to discuss stroke prevention and treatment during national Stroke Awareness Month.


· Brian Snelling, M.D., director of the stroke program at Marcus Neuroscience Institute.
· Felipe De Los Rios, M.D., director of Miami Neuroscience Institute’s stroke program.
· Joshua B. Young, M.D., medical director and chief of emergency medicine at South Miami Hospital.

Healthcare that Cares

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