Senior Health Quizzes
Test your knowledge on health topics related to senior citizens
- Advance Directive Quiz
How important is it to draw up a living will? Take this quiz and find out.
- Aging Quiz
Which of these is a health benefit of lifelong exercise: Avoiding high blood pressure? Preventing depression? Preventing constipation? It's all of these.
- Alzheimer's Disease Quiz
Find out more about this degenerative disease of the brain by taking this quiz.
- Arthritis Quiz
True or False: Arthritis affects only the wrist, ankle, and knee joints.
- Balance Disorders Quiz
Although millions of Americans have balanced disorders, it's sometimes difficult to diagnose them, because "dizziness" is such a broad term.
- Calcium Quiz
True or false: If you don't get enough calcium in your diet, your body will take the calcium it needs from your bones.
- Cataracts Quiz
Cataracts are a common eye problem among older adults.
- Crime and the Elderly Quiz
What do you know about crime against the elderly, and how to prevent it?
- Erectile Dysfunction Quiz
Learn more about impotence by taking this multiple-choice quiz.
- Eyesight Quiz
Which habits can harm your vision? Learn about them by taking this quiz.
- Hearing Quiz
Our world is filled with devices that make sound. But when someone is exposed to harmful sounds, the inner ear can be damaged.
- Impotence Quiz
Find out how much you know about the causes and treatment of impotence.
- Late-Life Depression Quiz
Older adults often suffer from depression needlessly because they fail to recognize its signs or are reluctant to talk with their doctor about it.
- Longevity Quiz
Americans are living longer than ever; by the middle of this century 600,000 of us will be centenarians. If you want to live longer and stay healthy longer, take this quiz from the Mayo Clinic to see how much you know.
- Long-Term Care Planning Quiz
People who need long-term care include those with a chronic illness or a physical handicap.
- Medication Safety Quiz
Learn how to better manage your medications by taking this quiz.
- Memory Quiz
To keep your memory sharp, it's helpful to understand factors that affect memory for better or for worse.
- Nutrition Quiz
Eating a healthy diet is essential for people of every age. But as you age, doing so is especially important. To assess how much you know about good nutrition, take this quiz.
- Osteoarthritis Quiz
Learn more about osteoarthritis, the most common type of arthritis, by taking this quiz.
- OTC Pain Reliever Quiz
True or false: If the regular dose of OTC pain reliever doesn't relieve your pain, it's safe to take more.
- Overactive Bladder Quiz
Overactive bladder is a major health problem that can have a seriously debilitating effect on nearly every part of daily living. It can cause isolation, depression, guilt, denial, fatigue from sleeplessness, work absenteeism, and problems with relationships.
- Parkinson's Disease Quiz
Parkinson's disease has existed for thousands of years. Learn more about Parkinson's disease by taking this quiz.
- Pneumonia Vaccine Quiz
Bacterial pneumonia kills thousands of older Americans each year. Yet there is a vaccine that offers protection against this deadly illness. How much do you know about pneumonia and the vaccine?
- Prostate Health Quiz
This true/false quiz will help you build your knowledge of steps you can take to prevent prostate cancer.
- Rheumatoid Arthritis Quiz
Rheumatoid arthritis is a disease that causes pain, swelling, and destruction of the joints.
- Senior Fitness Quiz
You don't have to be reminded about the aging process. It's inevitable. But just because you're over 50 doesn't mean you can't be fit. Learn more about senior fitness by taking this quiz.
- Senior Oral Health Quiz
"Pack up your troubles in your old kit-bag," the old song goes, "and smile, smile, smile." But older adults may not be ready to offer a toothy grin if they don't get regular dental checkups. Your teeth are important, no matter what your age. Find out how much you know about teeth by taking this quiz.
- Stroke Quiz
Stroke is the third-leading cause of death in this country and a leading cause of disability.
- Urinary Incontinence Quiz
Learning about incontinence can give you the courage and understanding needed to bring the subject up with your health care provider.