Welcome to the Health Topics interactive quiz page. The NHLBI’s Health Topics Web site is a quick, easy, and dependable source for information about various heart, lung, and blood diseases and conditions and sleep disorders.
This site offers short, interactive quizzes that allow you to test your knowledge on select topics. Quiz questions might focus on information such as the causes, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and treatments for a particular disease or condition. Once you've made your choices, click "Show Me the Answers" at the bottom of the quiz to learn the correct responses.
For more information about the quiz topics, or for information about other heart, lung, blood, and sleep topics, go to www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/by-category/.
COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is a major cause of disability and the third leading cause of death in the United States. More than 12 million people are currently diagnosed with COPD. An additional 12 million likely have the disease and don't even know it. Test your knowledge about the causes and symptoms of COPD. Learn how the disease affects the lungs and how you can prevent its complications.
Sarcoidosis is a disease of unknown cause that leads to inflammation. It can affect various organs in the body. The outcome of sarcoidosis varies. The disease leads to organ damage in about one-third of the people diagnosed with it. Damage may occur over many years and involve more than one organ. Rarely, sarcoidosis can be fatal. Test your knowledge about sarcoidosis risk factors and symptoms. Learn how the disease affects the body and steps you can take to manage the disease if you have it.
Sickle Cell Quiz
Sickle cell anemia is a serious disease that has no widely available cure. However, over the past 30 years, doctors have learned a great deal about sickle cell anemia. They know its causes, how it affects the body, and how to treat many of its complications. Test your knowledge about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of sickle cell anemia.