Most of us know what causes a case of the Mondays or tennis elbow -- Mondays and racquet sports -- but what about other conditions and illnesses? You can't always judge a disease by its name. Do you know what causes the stomach flu?
Question 1 of 20
What causes the chicken pox?
Question 2 of 20
True or false: Chicken pox and shingles are caused by the same virus.
Question 3 of 20
How did "fifth disease" get its name?
Question 4 of 20
True or false: The stomach flu is NOT actually caused by influenza.
Question 5 of 20
If influenza doesn't cause the stomach flu, which of the following does?
Question 6 of 20
True or false: Heartburn is easily confused with a heart attack.
Question 7 of 20
What conditions is heartburn associated with?
Question 8 of 20
Which of the following is a symptom of heartburn?
Question 9 of 20
True or false: Flesh-eating bacteria eats flesh.
Question 10 of 20
If flesh-eating bacteria don't eat your flesh, what do they do?
Question 11 of 20
What part of the body does flesh-eating bacteria most commonly infect?
Question 12 of 20
What group of bacteria most commonly causes flesh-eating disease?
Question 13 of 20
Which of the following is actually not associated with lupus?
Question 14 of 20
Where does a sebaceous cyst actually develop?
Question 15 of 20
Which of the following diseases is actually not a fungal infection?
Question 16 of 20
Why is transient acantholytic dermatosis a misnomer?
Question 17 of 20
True or false: Swimmer's ear is inflammation caused when water gets into your ear canal.
Question 18 of 20
Which type of eczema was once thought to be related to sweat retention?
Question 19 of 20
Which type of arthritis causes joint pain, swelling and stiffness but does NOT cause inflammation?
Question 20 of 20