Weekly Health Quiz: Flu, Dogs and Winter Exercise

By | November 9, 2018

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People move, on average, how many minutes fewer per day in winter than during the summer?

2 minutes

5 minutes

11 minutes

People actually tend to move more in winter than in summer

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Dogs were able to detect this parasitic illness in the socks of infected children:

Schistosomiasis

Giardiasis

Malaria

Tapeworm infection

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Immunity from this vaccination tends to wane by about 20 percent a month:

Flu

Whooping cough

Tetanus

Shingles

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This country, in the western Pacific, became the first to ban many kinds of sunscreen in an effort to protect its coral reefs:

Australia

Palau

Fiji

Vanuatu

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The Food and Drug Administration approved a new drug called Dsuvia, a potent:

Antibiotic

Opioid

Antidepressant

Statin

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When a child has a cold, the best medicine may be:

Cough supressants

Antihistamines

Decongestants

Honey

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The American Academy of Pediatrics strongly advised against this discipline technique for children:

Time outs

School suspensions

Spanking

Groundings

Well