|Women’s HealthWise Quiz—10|
Do you know what’s best for your body? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of health, nutrition and fitness.
Answers appear below.
Bacterial endocarditis is an infection of:the endocrine systemthe heart’s inner liningthe heart valveseither b or c
A woman’s risk of suffering from depression is:twice that of a man’s risk10 times that of a man’s riskhalf that of a man’s riskabout the same as that of a man’s risk
For plane flights of four hours or more, you can help prevent blood clots in your legs by:staying seateddrinking plenty of fluidstaking aspirinwearing tight clothing around your waist
A successful weight-loss program:offers quick weight loss of at least three pounds a weekallows you to eat unlimited caloriescuts out certain foods or food groupsincludes a plan to keep the weight off after you’ve lost it
According to the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, acupuncture may be useful in treating:chemotherapy nausea asthmacarpal tunnel syndromeall of the above
Answers: 1.d; 2.a; 3.b; 4.d; 5.d