Call the ambulance at 995 immediately at the signs of stroke. The F.A.S.T acronym can help you to identify signs of stroke which are - facial drooping, arm weakness, speech difficulties and time to call emergency service. A/Prof Deidre Anne De Silva, Head and Senior Consultant, Department of Neurology, NNI @ SGH Campus, advised people to exercise regularly, maintain a healthy diet and an optimum body weight to reduce risks of stroke.
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