WONDER #2422: What is PTSD?
Question 1 of 3
What is PTSD?
- Something that only adults have to worry about.
- Another word for “anxiety,” which is very common among people of all ages.
- A condition with a variety of symptoms that develops in response to a traumatic event.
- A disorder that only affects military veterans.
Question 2 of 3
Which of the following is NOT a symptom of PTSD, according to this Wonder?
- Persistent Coughing
- Trouble sleeping
- Bad dreams
Question 3 of 3
Brain scans show that when a person has PTSD, their _____________________ shrinks.
- Brain stem
- Ear drum
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