Psychology Quiz On Parkinson's Disease!

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Questions to gain knowledge about Parkinson's Disease.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is the a cure for Parkinson's disease?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    Can Parkinson's be prevented?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Not known as of date.

  • 3. 
    Is Parkinson's Disease contagious?
    • A. 

      Yes.

    • B. 

      No.

  • 4. 
    What age group does Parkinson's usually exist in?
    • A. 

      New Borns

    • B. 

      Teenagers

    • C. 

      Adults

    • D. 

      Elderly

  • 5. 
    What causes Parkinson's disease?
    • A. 

      A severe blood infection

    • B. 

      Loss of the brain chemical dopamine

    • C. 

      Stroke

    • D. 

      Depression

  • 6. 
    There are _____ stages of Parkinson's disease.
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      7

  • 7. 
    Parkinson disease is marked by a lack of which chemical in the brain?
    • A. 

      Serotonin

    • B. 

      GABA

    • C. 

      Dopamine

    • D. 

      Norepinephrine

  • 8. 
    What is often the first symptom of Parkinson disease?
    • A. 

      Headache

    • B. 

      Nausea

    • C. 

      Shaking of a hand or foot

    • D. 

       Turning of the head

  • 9. 
    How is Parkinson disease diagnosed?
    • A. 

      With a blood test

    • B. 

      With a neurological exam

    • C. 

      With an X-ray

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    How many Americans are affected by Parkinson disease?
    • A. 

      100,000 people

    • B. 

      200,000 people

    • C. 

      500,000 people

    • D. 

      1,000,000 people