Help Us Help You - Heart Attack, Stroke and Hypertension
Campaigns to increase knowledge of the symptoms of a heart attack and a stroke and encourage anyone experiencing them to dial 999 immediately.
This area also includes materials to raise awareness of the risks associated with hypertension (high blood pressure) and how people can understand and manage it.
Target audience: Adults, Healthcare professionals, Men, Minority ethnic group, People with long-term conditions, Students and teachers, Women, Young adults
Help Us Help You - Heart Attack, Stroke and Hypertension campaigns
Raising awareness of the symptoms of a heart attack and encouraging anyone experiencing them to dial 999.
Act FAST - Stroke
NHS England’s Act FAST stroke campaign launches on 13 February. The campaign raises awareness of the Act F.A.S.T. (Face, Arms, Speech, Time) acronym which provides a memorable way of identifying the most common signs of a stroke and emphasises the importance of acting quickly by calling 999.
Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
A new suite of materials have been produced to support communications to build awareness of the risks associated with hypertension.
Published: 7 March 2023