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What age is considered young onset for Parkinson's disease? FORTY
What neurotransmitter in the body causes Parkinsons Disease? DOPAMINE
What is one of the symptoms of Parkinson's regarding movement? TREMORS
One thing most people with Parkinson's have a lack of? (hint: its psychological) MOTIVATION
What type of doctor works with Parkinson's? NEUROLOGIST
What mental health disorder is commonly associated with Parkinson's? DEPRESSION
What is one the best treatments for Parkinson's? EXERCISE
What is the most important thing in the hospital regarding medication? TIMING
What should you not eat directly after taking Parkinson's medication? PROTEIN
How many classic symptoms do doctors look for? FOUR
Most popular medication for Parkinson's? SINEMET

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Parkinsons Disease Crossword

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Famous actor with Parkinsons Disease? Michael J Fox
The part of the brain affected by Parkinsons Disease? Substantia Nigra
Location of the substantia nigra? Midbrain
The neurotransmitter affected by Parkinsons Disease? Dopamine
One medication used in the treatment of this disease? Levodopa
Is there a cure for Parkinsons Disease? No
Which gender is more prone to this disease? Men
Where do the highest rates of this disease occur? Rural areas
How does the face of a Parkinsons patient present? Masklike
What is one diagnostic procedure used to determine this disease? Neurological assessment
What treatment is sought when medications cease effectiveness? Deep Brain Stimulation
What coping strategies are often used in this disease? Physical therapy
A clinical manifestation Drooling
One clinical manifestation Tremors
Clinical manifestation of this disease Drooling
Recent evidence suggests that this neurotransmitter is also destroyed Norepinepherine
What is affected by the lack of norepinepherine Blood pressure
What causes Parkinson's Disease? Unknown
Is Parkinsons hereditary? Possibly

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Unit 2: Careers In Healthcare Crossword

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Process whereby a government authorizes people to work in a given job. Licensure
2-yr. degree associate's Degree
required in some health occupations. Preformed by regulatory body Regiatration
Treatment of diseases of the pulp,nerves, blood vessels and the root of teeth. Endodontics
straightening of teeth orthodontics
dental treatment of children Pedodontics
Treatment and prevention of disease of the gums,bone, and the structures supporting the teeth. Periodontics
Replacement of natural teeth with fake ones prosthodontics
DMD Dentist
Working under supervision of medical techs. can perform basic lab test Medical Laboratory Assistants
EMT Emergency Medical Technician
Focuses on ensuring proper alignment of the spine Doctor of Chiropractic
Diagnoses,treats, and prevents diseases or disorders Doctor Of Medicine
Works under supervision of physicians Physician Assistants
Administers medication to cause loss of sensation or feeling during surgery Anesthesiologist
Diseases of the heart cardiologist
Diseases of the skin Dermatologist
Acute illness or injury Emergency Physician
Promotes wellness, treat illness or injury in all age groups Family Physician
Diseases of the stomach and instine Gastroenterologist
Doctor for old people Gerontologist
Doctor for females Gynecologist
Doctor for internal Organs Internist
Brain Doctor Neurologist
Pregnancy and delivery doctor Obstetrician
Doctor for Tumors/Cancer Oncologist
Eye Doctor Ophthalmologist
Child Doctor Pediatrician

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Heart Disease Crossword

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Are most heart diseases genetic? Mostly
most likely to accure in high or low blood pressure? high
most likely to have heart disease? women
main body organ? heart
a cause of heart disease? diabetes
something to quit while having heart problems? smoking
things that are stopping artery from working? clots
what does the heart pump? blood
what is the most important thing pumped throughout blood? oxygen
who to ring during an expected heart attack? emergency
the size of an adult human heart? fist
amount of deaths caused by heart attacks yearly in the United States? thousands
can increase the risk of heart disease? alcohol
main symptoms in females? lightheaded
symptoms? neausea
produces with fat count to clog artery? dairy
a symptoms of an heart attack? fatigue
people at risk? obese
forms of ways to prevent heart attack? exercise
another symptoms? chest-pains

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Abnormal Psychology 1 Crossword

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Reformer in France who treated patients humanely and had a significant impact on treatment of mental disorders. Pinel
Extreme inattention hyperactivity and impulsivity. ADHD
Symptoms that are missing a patient with schizophrenia that are there in a normal person (-). Negative Symptoms
Disturbed perception, typically auditory, could be visual, taste, or touch. Hallucinations
Diagnosed with depression risk is greatest with patients rebounding or coming out of depression. Suicide
Look for a physical cause and biological treatment or cure Medical Model
Additional symptoms that are not present in a normal person (+). Positive Symtoms
Reference book that describes the symptoms of everything currently considered to be a psychological disorder DSM
Category of psychological disorders including the diagnosis for specific phobia, GAD, OCD. Anxiety Disorders
Intense unwarranted fear of a situation or object such as claustrophobia or arachnophobia Specific phobia
Fear of open, public spaces Agoraphobia
Fear of a situation in which one could embarrass oneself in public, such as when eating in a restaurant or giving a lecture Social phobia
Generalized Anxiety Disorder GAD
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder OCD
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD
Occurs when a person manifests a psychological problem through a physiological symptom Somatoform Disorders
Condition wherein a person has frequent physical complaints for which medical doctors are unable to locate the cause Hypochondriasis
Condition wherein a person will report the existence of a sever physical problem, such as paralysis or blindness, and will, in fact, be unable to move their arms or see Conversion Disorder

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Bipolar Disorder Terms Crossword

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Depression's counterpart in Bipolar Disorder Mania
Sign of Bipolar Disorder Mood swing
Symptoms may include sadness, anxiety, irritability, loss of energy, uncontrollable crying, change in appetite causing weight loss or gain, increased need for sleep, and difficulty making decisions Depression
A serious mental illness that is characterized by extreme changes in mood, from mania to depression Bipolar disorder
Symptoms may include excessive happiness, excitement, irritability, restlessness, increased energy, less need for sleep, racing thoughts, high sex drive Mania
Unstable goes from joyful to angry quickly Mood
General term for treating mental health problems by talking with a psychiatrist, or psychologist Psychotherapy
Defined by a distinct period during which there is an abnormally and persistently elevated, expansive, or irritable mood Mania Episode
Signs of lithium toxicity coarse hand tremors, mental confusion and muscle hyperirritability Advanced
Four expected side effects of this type of therapy fine hand tremor, weight gain, mild thirst, and polyuria Lithium Therapy
The mildest form of mania, with similar but less serious symptoms Hypomania
It sits between mania and depression, and it’s what people with bipolar disorder aim for in their treatment. Euthymia
Drugs which act on mental activity, sometimes used in the treatment of bipolar disorder. Antidepressants
Neuroleptics or antipsychotics are drugs frequently used to treat psychosis. Antipsychotics principally cause changes in the brain making hallucinations disappear Antopsychotics
Found in people who experience manic episodes on a recurring basis alternating with episodes of depression Bipolar I Disorder
People with bipolar II disorder have never experienced a complete manic episode. They go through periods of high levels of energy and impulsiveness Bipolar II Disorder
Unstable, goes from joyful to angry quickly Anhedonia
Researchers believe that some neurotransmitters, including (______) and dopamine, don’t function properly in individuals with bipolar disorder Serotonin
A chronic but milder form of bipolar disorder, characterized by episodes of hypomania and depression that lasts for at least two years Cyclothymia
Nonstop physical activity, can go days without eating or sleeping Behavior

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Careers In Health Crossword Puzzle

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A doctor who works with animals. Veterinarian
Health career that focuses on the relationship between the structure of the spine and nervous system and how it affects the restoration of health. Chiropractor
The branch of healing arts and sciences devoted to maintaining oral health. Dentistry
An Osteopathic healthcare provider specifically trained to manage the needs and treatments of older people. Geriatrician
They do fieldwork to determine what causes a certain outbreak of disease or an injury and how to prevent it from reoccurring. Epidemiologist
They examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system. Optometrist
They measure blood to identify appropriate mechanical, pharmacological, and thermal manipulation of the heart to maintain a physiological state. Perfusionist
They care for children from infancy to late teen years in a hospital. Pediatric Nurse
A physician who examines tissues, checks the accuracy of lab tests and interprets the results in order to facilitate the patient's diagnosis and treatment. Pathologist
They collect blood for donation or for testing so the blood can be analyzed in a clinical laboratory. Phlebotomist
They administer and score neurophysiological, psychological, personality and academic tests for patients with brain injury, neurological diseases, psychological health issues or learning disabilities. Psychometrist
They dispense medications prescribed by physicians and monitor patient health. Pharmacist
They analyze non-biological trace evidence found at crime scenes in order to identify unknown materials and match samples to known substances. Forensic chemist
The study of the mind and behavior. psychology
Devoted to the study of human movement with the foot and the ankle as their main focus. podiatrist
They develop and monitor exercise programs to help people regain muscle strength and function. Kinesiotherapist
Health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. genetic counselors
They provide services that help restore function, improve mobility, reduce pain, and prevent permanent disabilities. physical therapist
They seek to understand the aging process by studying what happens to our cells, organs and systems as we get older. Biogerontologists
This career addresses the health of people living in low- and middle-income countries. global health

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Multiple Sclerosis Crossword

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What increases the speed of an impulse? Myelin
Myelin is what form of matter? White
Multiple Sclerosis is what type of disease? Autoimmune
The typical age range for MS is between fifteen to _______ Forty
What type of scan confirms the diagnosis of MS? MRI
In what pace does MS typically develop? Slowly
A symptom of MS is mood _______ swings
What symptom do children have but adults typically don't? Seizures
780-532-3204 is the phone number for who? MS Society
What is the term for a sudden onset of symptoms? Relapse
MS is typically diagnosed for those with Northern ____________ background. European
Symptoms may appear is how many ways? Three
What gender is more prone to MS? Females
How many generations does MS typically skip? One

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Antipsychotics Crossword

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Can antipsychotics cure you? False
What do both typical & atypical antipsychotics block in the brain? Dopamine
Older antipsychotic medications are referred to as Typical
Newer antipsychotic medications are referred to as Atypical
Common typical antipsychotic (hint - begins with H) Haloperidol
What can be given to try minimize non-adherence in the maintenance phase Depot
What was the first Chlorpromazine originally used for anaesthetic
"restlessness, compulsion to keep moving" side effect Akathisia
Extrapyramidal symptom Dystonia
Common atypical antipsychotic (hint - yellow) Olanzapine
Preferred last choice antipsychotic Clozapine
Name of the side effect which includes weight gain & diabetes mellitus are under Metabolic

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Neuroscience Crossword Puzzle

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Another name for action potential (the message being sent); a brief electrical charge that travels down an axon Impulse
The finger-like branches on a neuron that receive messages from other cells Dendrites
Neurotransmitter that triggers muscle contraction Acetylcholine
Excess dopamine receptor activity is linked to this brain disease schizophrenia
Neurotransmitter that helps control the brain's reward and pleasure center Dopamine
Part of a neuron that passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, muscles, or glands Axon
Type of neurons that control muscles Motor
Period after a neuron has fired an impulse; it pauses to recharge itself so it can fire again Refractory
Layer of fatty tissue that insulates the axons of some neurons and helps speed their impulses Myelin Sheath
The level of stimulation required to trigger a neural impulse threshold
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sense receptors (sight, sound, touch, taste, smell) to the central nervous system Sensory
Undersupply of Acetylcholine (ACh) marks this brain disease Alzheimers
Signals that tell the neuron "FIRE!" (insert happy dance here) Excitatory
From Legally Blonde: "Exercise gives you ___________. __________ make you happy. Happy people just don't shoot their husbands. They just don't." (Hint- They are the same word) Endorphins
The sodium-potassium pump moves ________ out of the axon out
Provides energy for the neuron to carry out its function Nucleus
People who have splitting migraines may have an overproduction of this neurotransmitter Glutamate

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Abnormal Psychology 2 Crossword

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Well-established, maladaptive ways of behaving that negatively affect people's ability to function Personality Disorders
States that high levels of dopamine seem to be associated with schizophrenia Dopamine Hypothesis
Paranoid Personality Disorder PPD
Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder OCPD
Belief that people are out to get you. Answer starts with: Delusions of Persecution
Usually involves both depressed and manic episodes Bipolar Disorder
Condition wherein a person not only experiences psychogenic amnesia but also finds himself or herself in an unfamiliar enviornment Fugue
Occurs when one's prior experiences have caused a person to view himself or herself as unable to control aspects of the future that are controllable. Learned Helplessness
Seasonal Affective Disorder SAD
The most common type of mood disorder. Often referred to as the common cold of all psychological disorders Major Depression
Dissociative Identity Disorder DID
Muscle tremors and stiffness caused by extensive use of anti-psychotic drugs Tardive Dyskinesia
Condition wherein a person has little regard for the feelings of others, they view the world as a hostile place where people need to look out for themselves. Type of Personality Disoder Antisocial
Condition wherein a person suffers from acute episodes of intense anxiety without any apparent provocation Panic Disorder
Sufferers see themselves as the center of the universe. A personality disorder Narcissistic
A 1978 study where Rosenhan conducted a study in which people sought admission to a number of mental hospitals, they claimed that they had heard voices; that was the only symptom they reported. All of them were admitted into the institutions as suffering from schizophrenia. Rosenhan Study
Condition wherein a person cannot remember things but no physiological basis for the disruption in memory can be identified. Psychogenic Amnesia

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