Learn more about stroke prevention at Austin Speech Labs health fair
Every day of the year is another random holiday, like National Pasta Day (Oct. 25) and National Deviled Eggs Day (Nov. 2). Tuesday (Oct. 29) is also a really important day: World Stroke Day.
According to the National Stroke Association, 1 in 4 people in the world will have a stroke during their lifetime.
Austin Speech Labs, which teaches people how to talk again after a stroke is holding a World Stroke Day Health Fair to promote stroke awareness and prevention.
The fair includes health and wellness vendors, health screenings, a raffle, live music and healthy burgers from “Chopped” star Zack Northcutt.
The fair is 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, outside Austin Speech Labs, 7800 Shoal Creek Blvd. It’s free and open to the public.