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Women’s HealthWise Quiz—5
Do you know what’s best for your body? Take this quiz to test your knowledge of health, nutrition and fitness.
1. Which of the following statements is true?
 People with weak eyes should avoid reading fine print.
 Wearing glasses makes you become dependent on them.
 Older people who suddenly don’t need their reading glasses may be developing cataracts.
 Reading in dim light hurts your eyes.
2. The federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) protects your medical records’ privacy and gives you the right to:
 get a copy of your medical records from your doctor
 request corrections to wrong or incomplete information in your records
 request a report listing who has received your personal information in the past year and why
 all the above
3. A recent Canadian study found that children’s asthma attacks that result in hospitalization during September are usually triggered by:
 cooler, damp weather
 school sports
 a return to school and contact with children who have colds
 poor dietary habits
4. Nearly all types of cancers have been related to diets poor in:
 antioxidants, found in fruits and vegetables
 high-protein foods, like fish, poultry and beef
 calcium-rich milk and other dairy products
 omega-3 fats, found in cold-water fish
5. To get a truer reading of your blood pressure, do this right before getting your blood pressure levels checked:
 relax for five minutes
 take a walk or pace a bit
 take an aspirin
 have a cup of coffee

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