5. If you recognize the signs of a stroke, so you can successfully save a person’s life. Follow these steps.
Ask the person to smile, if they can’t smile or their face becomes deformed, this is the first sign that a person is having a stroke.
Ask the person to take out his tongue, if he is unable to do so, that is another sign. If the person is unable to move or speak, that is another serious sign of a stroke.
When you notice these signs, call for help immediately. A person having a stroke has only 3 hours’ time. Don’t be late. Call an ambulance right away.