Behind the Headlines 2014 Quiz of the Year

In 2014, Behind the Headlines covered more than 500 health stories that made it into the mainstream media. Test your knowledge of 2014's health news with our month-by-month quiz. If you've been paying attention, you should find this quiz both easy and fun. Answers are at the foot of the page (no peeking!).   In January 2014's health news... What was said to help make bones stronger? 1) Swimming 2) Marriage 3) Listening to classical music Warnings were issued about the possible return of what? 1) Swine flu 2) The Black Death 3) Smallpox   In February 2014's health news... What activity was said to lower your sense of wellbeing? 1) "Bingeing" on TV box sets 2) Reading other people's posts on Twitter 3) Commuting What video game was used to reduce food cravings? 1) Tetris 2) Minecraft 3) Modern Warfare 3   In March 2014's health news... What was cited as a potential weapon against the obesity epidemic? 1) Sunflower seeds 2) Melons 3) Seaweed What antisocial activity was said to trigger potentially harmful by-products? 1) Listening to loud music on smartphones 2) Not cleaning up your dog's poo 3) Peeing in swimming pools   In April 2014's health news... What quintessentially English brand was claimed to be an effective alternative to statins? 1) Marmite 2) HP Sauce 3) Earl Grey tea What activity was said to prevent depression in older people? 1) Sex 2...
Source: NHS News Feed - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Special reports Medical practice Source Type: news