What Do You Know About Allergies?

Question 1 of 5

Which of the following factors can predispose you to having allergies?

AA family history of allergies
BEnvironmental conditions
CNumber and type of exposures
DEmotional factors
EAll of the above
AA family history of allergies
BEnvironmental conditions
CNumber and type of exposures
DEmotional factors
EAll of the above
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Question 2 of 5

Hypersensitivity of which system of your body creates an allergic response?

A Skin
BImmune system
CCirculatory system
DPulmonary system
EDigestive system
A Skin
BImmune system
CCirculatory system
DPulmonary system
EDigestive system
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Question 3 of 5

Which of the following treatments can be used to reduce allergic reactions to unavoidable substances?

AMilk thistle three times daily
BMist inhalation therapy
CRegularly wearing a face mask
DDesensitization (allergy shots)
ERegularly wearing a garlic necklace
AMilk thistle three times daily
BMist inhalation therapy
CRegularly wearing a face mask
DDesensitization (allergy shots)
ERegularly wearing a garlic necklace
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Question 4 of 5

Which of the following is the most commonly prescribed treatment for hives?

AOral antihistamines
BOral corticosteroids, such as prednisone
CEpinephrine (adrenaline)
DAspirin
AOral antihistamines
BOral corticosteroids, such as prednisone
CEpinephrine (adrenaline)
DAspirin
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Question 5 of 5

Which of the following does NOT reduce or delay allergies in children?

AUsing zippered covers on pillows and mattresses
BRemoving carpets from bedroom
CAvoiding smoking in and around the house
DGetting rid of furry animals
AUsing zippered covers on pillows and mattresses
BRemoving carpets from bedroom
CAvoiding smoking in and around the house
DGetting rid of furry animals
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