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Allergy and Asthma Quiz
by Staff
How knowledgeable are you on allergies and asthma? Take our allergy and asthma quiz and see how well you do.

If you suffer from dust allergies at home, that means your house is not clean.

  • True
  • False

If you haven't developed allergies as a child, you're not going to get them as an adult.

  • True
  • False

There are short-haired breeds of dogs that do not cause allergies.

  • True
  • False

Allergy shots must be continued for the rest of your life.

  • True
  • False

Aside from AIDS and tuberculosis, asthma is the only chronic disease in which the death rate is rising.

  • True
  • False

Asthma can be worse for people in urban areas with greater levels of pollution.

  • True
  • False

To test for asthma, doctors do a Pulmonary Function Test and a finger prick.

  • True
  • False

If you suffer from asthma, it's still okay to live in a basement apartment.

  • True
  • False

Cigarette smoking is a great way to calm asthma and allergies.

  • True
  • False

Allergies to certain types of food may increase a child's likelihood for asthma.

  • True
  • False

People with asthma should avoid excessive exercise.

  • True
  • False

Allergies are psychosomatic.

  • True
  • False

Certain allergies can be outgrown.

  • True
  • False

Allergy shots do not work.

  • True
  • False

Avoiding the outdoors during pollen season will help with your allergies.

  • True
  • False