NYT Health Quiz: Coronavirus, Caregiving and Erectile Dysfunction

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About what percentage of American adults are caregivers, providing unpaid support for an adult or child who has special needs?

8.2 percent

12.8 percent

16.3 percent

21.3 percent

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Men tended to have lower rates of erectile dysfunction when they ate diets high in all of the following foods except:

Fruits

Vegetables

Red meat

Fish

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To help counter the life-shortening effects of excessive sitting, researchers calculated that you'd need to do at least how many minutes of brisk walking or other moderate exercise a day?

11 minutes

35 minutes

52 minutes

74 minutes

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Wernicke's encephalopathy, marked by an unsteady gait, seeing double and confusion, is caused by a deficiency of this vitamin, found in whole grains, meats, nuts and beans:

Vitamin A

Vitamin B1 (thiamine)

Vitamin C

Vitamin D

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Who will get the coronavirus vaccine first? Probably not this group, according to recommendations from a C.D.C. advisory panel:

Residents of long-term care facilities

Health care workers

Essential workers

Men and women 65 and over

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The C.D.C. outlined ways to shorten the quarantine period for coronavirus from 14 days to as little as:

3 days

5 days

7 days

10 days

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During the pandemic, many people are missing screenings and treatments for cancer. With a four-week delay in surgery for breast cancer, the death rate increases by:

2 percent

5 percent

8 percent

A four-week delay in surgery has little impact on overall survival

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