Stroke Awareness Week 15th -21st September 2008

To highlight Stroke Awareness Week 2008 Sutherland Library will be hosting an information stand staffed by 2 critical care nurses from Kareena Private Hospital/Ramsey Health on Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th September between 10am and 12 noon.

The nurses will provide promotional material from the Stroke Foundation to help raise awareness about stroke prevention.

This year the Stroke Foundation is encouraging all Australian to look out for the signs of stroke and to call 000 immediately. Getting to hospital quickly can save lives and help to reduce disabilities associated with stroke.