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Arthritis Quiz
by Staff
Do you suffer from arthritis or just want to learn more about this disease? Test your knowledge with out arthritis quiz and see how well you know this common illness.

How many Americans suffer from chronic symptoms of arthritis?

  • 2 million
  • 5 million
  • 10 million
  • 40 million

Which of the following conditions are a form of arthritis?

  • Rheumatism
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout
  • All of the above

We are all at risk of arthritis as we get older. True or false?

  • True
  • False

Men are two to three times more likely to get arthritis than women. True or false?

  • True
  • False

Stress can trigger the onset of rheumatoid arthritis in people who are genetically predisposed to it.

  • True
  • False

Over-the-counter drugs like aspirin and Ibuprofen are effective remedies for arthritis?

  • True
  • False

Which of the following factors may lead to arthritis?

  • Aging
  • Stressful activity, or an accident
  • Autoimmune disorder
  • All of the above