Test Your Anxiety IQ

  • If you feel anxious all the time for no reason, you should think about talking with your health care provider.

    True

    False

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  • Anxiety can also cause physical symptoms.

    True

    False

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  • A panic attack can cause:

    Sudden feelings of intense fear

    Sweating, chills, or hot flashes

    Trembling or shaking

    Chest painor discomfort

    Fear of dying or losing control

    All of the above

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  • A panic attack may seem like a heart attack.

    True

    False

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  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a type of anxiety disorder.

    True

    False

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  • PTSD only happens to war veterans.

    True

    False

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  • PTSD may occur after:

    A natural disaster

    An assault

    Domestic abuse

    War

    Rape

    All of the above

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  • Feeling driven to do the same action over and over to relieve anxiety may be a sign of:

    Post-traumatic stress disorder

    Generalized anxiety disorder

    Social phobia

    Panic disorder

    Obsessive-compulsive disorder

    All of the above

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  • Social phobia is just another term for shyness.

    True

    False

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  • Antidepressants can help treat anxiety disorders.

    True

    False

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  • Medicine is the only effective treatment for anxiety disorders.

    True

    False

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