American Stroke Month at MountainView Hospital [INFOGRAPHIC]
In the event of a stroke, every second counts. That’s why it’s important to educate yourself about stroke symptoms as well as risk factors. May is American Stroke Month, and MountainView Hospital in Las Vegas is proud to be a Certified Stroke Center. In this infographic, you’ll learn about our hospital’s stroke care services in Las Vegas and find out how to spot a stroke. Approximately 795,000 people in the U.S. suffer from a stroke each year, with 610,000 of these being a first stroke. About one in every 20 deaths in the country is due to stroke, so take a moment to educate yourself this month about this potentially deadly medical emergency. Please share this infographic with your friends and family to spread stroke awareness.