Weekly Health Quiz: Weight Loss, Diet and Pain Relief

By | May 24, 2019

1 of 7

This morning food and exercise routine led men to eat about 400 fewer total calories throughout the day:

Eating breakfast before working out

Eating breakfast after working out

Taking a break during exercise to eat breakfast

Skipping breakfast entirely before a morning workout

2 of 7

True or false? Identical twins were more likely to have dogs when they grew up than fraternal twins were.

True

False

3 of 7

The drugs Gabapentin and Lyrica are widely prescribed to treat pain, though there is little evidence they work in many cases. They have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat pain resulting from:

Fibromyalgia

Post-shingles pain

Diabetic neuropathy

All of the above

4 of 7

Compared to when they ate a whole foods diet, people who ate this style of diet ate about 500 extra calories a day:

High-protein diet

A diet high in processed foods

Paleo diet

Sugar-rich diet

5 of 7

True or false? A study of Finnish men found that eating eggs was tied to a higher risk of stroke.

True

False

6 of 7

Computers were as good as or better than doctors in detecting this form of cancer on CT scans:

Breast cancer

Lung cancer

Prostate cancer

Brain cancer

7 of 7

The number of measles cases nationwide has risen to:

88

880

8,800

88,000

Well