American Stroke Association

American Stroke Month

May is American Stroke Month

May is American Stroke Month. Here's why it matters.

We admit we're obsessed with ending stroke. Why? Because up to 80 percent of strokes may be preventable. This month, learn how and spread the word.

Up to 80 percent of strokes may be preventable.

Lean in.

Use our helpful prevention tools.

Chime in.

Join our Twitter chat on spotting stroke with the NINDS @American Stroke on May 2, 12 p.m. CDT.

Drop in.

Visit a F.A.S.T. Room stroke simulator to see stroke through new eyes.

Check out these F.A.S.T Room videos:

F.A.S.T. Room - Treatment
F.A.S.T. Room - Prevention

Stroke Month Resources

Get the facts. Share the facts.

Your Donation Makes a Difference

Give to help fund research that will end stroke. Your donation will help us save and improve lives with research, education and emergency care.

Together to End Stroke®

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