May Is Stroke Month!

By WEEK Creative Services

May 19, 2014 Updated May 19, 2014 at 3:10 PM CDT

- It's important to know the symptoms. Use the F.A.S.T. acronym to identify symptoms.

-If you think you or a someone else is having a stroke, get to a UnityPoint Health - Methodist|Proctor Emergency Department right away.

- The Methodist Emergency Department is a Certified Primary Stroke Center, which means it provides the highest quality care.

- Methodist is the only local hospital to receive the American Heart Association Silver Plus Achievement Award for stroke care.

- Methodist|Proctor offers two levels of rehab and will coordinate the care you need if you suffer a stroke.

For more information, visit www.UnityPoint.org/Peoria!