Events

Stroke: Warning Signs and Prevention Tips

Wednesday, January 29, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

3215 Eaglecrest Dr. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Did you know that 80% of strokes are preventable? Are you familiar with the acronym of BEFAST? (Loss of Balance, Eyesight loss, Facial drooping, Arm weakness, Speech difficulty, Time to call 9-1-1). You can view the flyer here. Come learn more about the symptoms of a STROKE, and also learn from the registered dietician and healthy aging administrator of AAAWM about how healthy foods and exercise can help with prevention. 

Check out the FCU flyer here!

Speakers:

Staci Gerken, RD - Nutrition Contract Administrator, Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan

Barb Nelson-Jandernoa - Healthy Aging Contract Administrator, Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan

Corinne Ponstein, BSN, RN, SCRN - Regional Outreach Stroke Coordinator, Mercy Health

RSVP: Registration is required. Email registration@aaawm.org or call 616-222-7032

To Register:

Call: (616) 222-7032

Email: registration@aaawm.org