Careers
Neurology
N.S. disorders
Mental Health
mental disorders
100

What is the job of a social worker?

Protect vulnerable children and support families in need of assistance. Also help people cope with problems.

100

How does the peripheral nervous system work?

Cranial nerves relay information to and from sensory organs; spinal nerves carry information to and from the brain through the spinal cord
100
Name 5 risk factors for a stroke

diabetes, smoking, obesity, hypertension, sleep apnea and heart disease

100

What is the most common mental health disorder in the US.

depression

100

What are symptoms of anxiety?

feeling nervous, increased heart rate, trembling, and trouble concentrating.

200

What does a neurologist do?

They specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of medical disorders of the nervous system

200

What are some symptoms of neurological problems?

recurrent headache, numbness, loss of consiousness

200

What are 2 symptoms of dementia?

short-term memory loss, difficulty concentrating & disorientation

200

Which mental health disorder includes symptoms such as doubting, needing things orderly, repetitive movements and social isolation

OCD

200

What does OCD stand for?

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

300

What does a neurosurgeon do?

They provide surgical management and treatment for trauma and other conditions requiring surgery.

300

Is the autonomic nervous system (ANS) part of the CNS or PNS

PNS

300

What is multiple sclerosis?(MS)

Autoimmune reaction that causes progressive inflammation and deterioration of nerve cells

300

What percent of the world's children and adolescents suffer from a mental disorder.

20%

300

What are the symptoms of bipolar disorders?

mood swings, sadness, anxiety and guilt.

400

What do Physiatrists do?

a physiatrist is a physician who treats behavioral disorders and neurologic conditions that affect behavior

400

What is the name of the other system does the Nervous system work with?

Endocrine system

400

What neural abnormality causes epilepsy? 

abnormal electrical impulses generated by some neurons in the brain

400

At what age do about half of mental health disorders begin

at 14

400

What are 5 indicators someone is suffering from depression?

pushes people away, loss of interest, change in sleep,  no plans for future, change in appetite, feeling empty and hopeless, giving away belongings, death-related comments

500

What is the name of one of the Mental disorder Counselors?

Mental Health Counselor or Addiction Counselor

500

What 2 parts of the body does the CNS consists of?

Brain and spinal cord

500

What are 3 ways Parkinson's disease affects you

slowness of movement, postural instability, tremor of hands, impaired balance

500

How many people die from suicide each year?

800,000

500

What is Schizophrenia? How can you tell someone has it?

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