The Glove Initiative

The Glove Initiative (TGI) is a concept that intends to: • raise the awareness of Stroke • assist local stroke organisations / societies raise funds • serve to inform and educate society about stroke • Spread the message of B.E.F.A.S.T. • Create a symbol for Stroke Awareness The concept is to create a Stroke Awareness […]

Proposed Change to FAST Mnemonic for Stroke

Proposed Change to FAST Mnemonic for Stroke

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 22, 2017) — Organizations like the American Heart Association have promoted the FAST concept to help people recognize the symptoms of stroke. FAST stands for Face, Arm, Speech and Time – the last letter a reminder to seek treatment immediately because strokes can be debilitating or even deadly. However, a study published […]