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Laura shared her story at the 
Springfield Go Red For Women Luncheon.

 

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Regional Office
2446 E. Madrid
Springfield, MO  65804             
phone: (417) 881-1121
fax: (417) 881-8972
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May is American Stroke Month

Anyone can have a stroke. Everyone should be ready. Take the Quiz.




Beyond F.A.S.T. – Other Symptoms You Should Know
  • Sudden numbness or weakness of the leg, arm or face
  • Sudden confusion or trouble understanding 
  • Sudden trouble seeing in one or both eyes 
  • Sudden trouble walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination
  • Sudden severe headache with no known cause

If someone shows any of these symptoms, immediately call 9-1-1 or emergency medical services.
F.A.S.T. is an easy way to remember the sudden signs and symptoms of stroke. Learn more about F.A.S.T.

How We Help You in Springfield

Visit heart.org/cpr

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Many area businesses and organizations will be supporting the American Heart Association on National Wear Red Day through a
variety of ways – from encouraging employees to wear red to turning their buildings/facilities red in some fashion.

nosmokingMissouri’s leading health organizations thank Mayor Raeanne Presley and the Branson Board of Alderman for unanimously passing a strong smoke-free ordinance in Branson.


Springfield MO Fit-Friendly AwardsSouthwest Missouri has 28 nationally-recognized Fit-Friendly Worksites for promoting physical activity and health in the workplace. 
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Jenny Mhire Springfield MOWith a degree from Missouri State in sports medicine, and as the owner of CrossFit Springfield, Jeremy Mhire knew all about performing CPR. He’d never used those skills, though – not until his wife needed her life to be saved.