May is Stroke Awareness Month. A woman shares the story of her father’s stroke treatment at Martha Jefferson Hospital in the hopes it will save a life.

Knowing the signs of stroke

Understanding the signs of stroke, and being able to react quickly if you suspect someone might be suffering a stroke is incredibly important when it comes to ensuring the best possible recovery for the patient.

In this week's CBS19 Healthwise segment, a Charlottesville woman shares her own experience surrounding how she had to make quick decision making when she realized her dad was suffering a stroke.