Saudi Scientific Society of Stroke Researchers and physicians.

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THINK FAST

By learning the many warning signs of a stroke you can help save a life.

1 FACE

Ask the person to smile. Dose one side of the face drop?

2 ARMS

Ask the person to raise both arms.
Does oneside drift downward?

3 SPEECH

Ask the person to repeat a simple phrase. Is their speech slurred or strange?

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The Saudi Stroke Society

A Saudi Scientific society of stroke researchers and physicians that was founded in 2007. The aim of the SSS is to reduce burden of stroke by changing the way that stroke is viewed and treated. This can only be achieved by professional and public education, and by making institutional changes. SSS serves as the voice of stroke in Saudi Arabia harmonizing stroke management across the country and taking action to reduce the burden of stroke regionally and globally.

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    “Lenatwasal” for Aphasia patients by NCMH

    National Committee for Mental Health Promotion is launching a program called “Lenatwasal”; The program consists of different support groups for people with various communication disorders. Currently, the program started in Riyadh and has 4 active groups....
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    Stroke: An Update event held in Al-baha

    A scientific symposium on the latest stroke treatments was held at The King Fahd Hospital in Al-Baha. Organized by Dr. Nasser Al-Zahrani. With participation of Dr. Saeed Al-Zahrani, Dr. Dr Majid Bakheet and Dr. Faisal Al-Ghamdi, under the supervision of the Saudi Stroke Society. ...
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    Inauguration of the Stroke Unit at Asir Central Hospital

    Dr. Abdullah Kadah from Asir reagion health, inaugurated the Stroke unit at Asir Central Hospital. This came under the patronage of the Director General of Health Affairs in Asir Region Khalid Ayed Asiri, and in the presence of the General director of the hospital, Dr. Ali bin Saeed Al Mestor....
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    Stroke by numbers

    Stroke is globally considered to be the most common cause of preventable disability in adults, it also ranks as the second most common cause of death, it is also a leading cause of dementia and depression. About half of people who have had a stroke live less than one year. Disability affects 75% of stroke survivors enough to decrease their employ...

Saudi Stroke Society

Saudi Scientific society of stroke researchers and physicians

Understand Stroke

Stroke can be treated if recognized in time

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