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Women’s HealthWise Quiz—2

Do you know what’s best for your body? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of health, nutrition and fitness.

You can avoid problems due to airborne allergens by all except the following:

keeping pets out of your bedroomchanging your clothing after being outdoorsavoiding damp areas, such as basementskeeping windows open to circulate air

Your thyroid, hypothalamus and adrenal glands are part of your ____ system:

endocrinedigestivecirculatoryrespiratory

If you get bitten by a dog, you should do all of the following except:

wash the area with soap and watersuck out poisons with your mouthapply antibacterial medicationbandage the wound and get medical help if the bite breaks the skin

Most headaches are caused by muscle tension, but some can signal a serious underlying condition, such as temporal arteritis or blood vessel inflammation that can lead to blindness. Get help for a headache if it:

lasts 24 hours or longeris severeaccompanies vision problems or vomitingall of the above

According to the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, the only time you need to use a moisturizer is when:

you are over age 30you have wrinklesyou live in a dry climateyour skin is red, scaly or itchy