Stroke Symptoms or Seizures

What Are the Symptoms of a Stroke?


You should consider these symptoms warning signs and consult Legacy ER & Urgent care or call 911:

  • Sudden weakness or numbness in the face, arm, or leg on one side of the body.

  • Abrupt loss of vision, strength, coordination, sensation, speech, or the ability to understand speech. These symptoms may become worse over time.

  • Sudden dimness of vision, especially in one eye.

  • Sudden loss of balance, possibly accompanied by vomiting, nausea fever, hiccups, or trouble with swallowing.

  • Sudden and severe headache with no other cause followed rapidly by loss of consciousness -- indications of a stroke due to bleeding.

  • Brief loss of consciousness.

  • Unexplained dizziness or sudden falls.