Please be sure to tune in to the “CCMH Healthy Living Radio Program” on KESM 105.5 FM in El Dorado Springs at 9 a.m. Thursday, January 19, 2023 to listen as Amanda Schiereck, RN, Emergency Department Manager speaks on the Cedar County Memorial Hospital Stroke III Certification and exactly what that means to the area communities and residents. She will touch on stroke risk factors, stroke prevention and stroke recovery – as well as the different types of strokes.  She will explain early symptoms and the importance of timely treatment once a stroke is recognized. She plans to also speak about the widely recognized BEFAST acronym that reminds us of how to recognize a possible stroke in progress. Don’t miss this very informative and important program.