You can now take six different quizzes related to the Neuromuscular Diseases site at BellaOnline. Quizzes give you a chance to test your knowledge in important areas that affect individuals with neuromuscular diseases. Plus, they are fun and you just might learn something, too!
Each quiz has ten multiple-choice questions with four possible answers to each question. After you take these quizzes, you will receive your score, plus an explanation of each of the correct answers. If you have signed on as a member, your score will be recorded under you account. You can access quizzes under the Daily Click box on the left side of your screen or at the link to Health Channel quizzes below.
The newest quiz, Neuromuscular Disease and the Feet focuses on how neuromuscular disease can affect the feet. You can find all of the information that need to answer these questions in four of the articles on the Neuromuscular Diseases site: “Pes Cavus and Neuromuscular Disease,” “Pes Planus and Neuromuscular Disease,” (both found in the FAQ section of the Neuromuscular Diseases site), “Neuropathy and Daily Foot Care,” and “CMT and Footwear” (both found in the Lifestyle section). After reading these articles, take the quiz to check your understanding.
Over time, additional quizzes will be added to the Neuromuscular Disease site. Make sure to check back often under the Quizzes link to see what’s new on the Neuromuscular Diseases site and at BellaOnline.
I hope that you enjoy these quizzes. After taking them, please visit the Neuromuscular Diseases forum to discuss these quizzes, ask questions about any items you missed, and to meet others in the neuromuscular diseases community.
The quiz, Balance and Proprioception Quiz, covers information about balance and proprioception, two relatively unknown but important senses that affect many individuals with neuromuscular disease. All of the answers to this quiz can be found in the articles "Balance and Neuromuscular Disease" and "What is Proprioception?" Both of these articles are available in the FAQs section on the Neuromuscular Disease site.
The Neuromuscular Disease Quiz tests general knowledge regarding neuromuscular disease and the nervous system. All of the answers to this quiz can be found in two articles on the Neuromuscular Diseases site, "What is Neuromuscular Disease?" and "What are the Divisions of the Nervous System?". Both of these articles are available in the FAQs section on the Neuromuscular Disease site.
In the CMT and Peripheral Neuropathy Quiz, check your knowledge about Charcot Marie Tooth Disease and peripheral neuropathy. All of the information you need to answer these questions can be found in the articles "Charcot Marie Tooth Disease" and "Book Review of Peripheral Neuropathy" on the Neuromuscular Diseases site. Both of these articles are available under the subject Diseases on the Neuromuscular Disease site.
With The Muscular Dystrophy Association Quiz, test your knowledge about the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the many resources the MDA offers, and the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon. You will find everything you need to answer these questions in the articles "Muscular Dystrophy Association Resources" and "MDA Labor Day Telethon" on the Neuromuscular Diseases site. Both of these articles are located under the subject Diseases on the Neuromuscular Disease site.
You can also take the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Quiz. Test your knowledge about this disease.