Alternative Medicine & Pharmacology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Unmanaged diabetes leads to:

Question 2 2. What's the name of a plant pigment that might help with allergies?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a hormone some people believe might help control a person's seizures?

Question 4 4. A diet rich in which of the following foods might help lower cholesterol?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a way to relieve stress?

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Question 6 6. A shingles-friendly diet should be full of:

Question 7 7. If a patient wanted to build strength and flexibility while treating their osteoarthritis, which of the following would be the best recommendation?

Question 8 8.

Which of the following alternative medicine techniques stimulates various points on the body to help a person feel better

I. Acupressure

II. Homeopathy

III. Acupuncture

Question 9 9. Lavender oil can help:

Question 10 10. Selenium is a type of _____ that might help improve an underactive thyroid.

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Question 11 11. Hyperthyroidism is a medical condition more commonly called:

Question 12 12. Cat's claw might help a person with Lyme disease due to its purported anti-inflammatory benefits. What is Cat's claw?

Question 13 13. A patient arrives in your office wanting to try alternative medicine for their drug resistant epilepsy. They have a friend that has been using a Chinese herb to help treat their neurological condition and they want to know if it could work for themselves. What is the best medical recommendation for this patient?

Question 14 14. A person who has high blood pressure and readily eats a healthy diet would:

Question 15 15. Which of the following might help soothe a person's joint or bone pain?

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Question 16 16.

People with Lupus might want to avoid consuming:

I. Sugar

II. Alcohol

III. Caffeine

Question 17 17. Probiotics are _____ that could help a person with pancreatitis maintain a healthy digestive tract.

Question 18 18. An acupressure practitioner might utilize which of the following points for people with diabetes?

Question 19 19. If a person wanted to follow a diet considered to be good for allergies by some people, then their diet should have generous amounts of:

Question 20 20. Pyridoxine, or _____, might help people with pyridoxine-dependent epilepsy.

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Question 21 21. This is a type of plant-based gum believed by some to lower cholesterol.

Question 22 22. Why should someone who is diagnosed with Graves disease quit smoking?

Question 23 23. Variolinum is a homeopathic remedy that might help to:

Question 24 24. Which of the following alternative medicine treatments involve changes to your diet at home?

Question 25 25.

Alternative medicine might also be called:

I. Mainstream medicine

II. Integrative medicine

III. Complementary medicine

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Question 26 26. Which of the following spices might help people with psoriasis?

Question 27 27. A person with an underactive thyroid might want to munch on some:

Question 28 28. Which substance, when injected, might help a person with hyperthyroidism?

Question 29 29. Lyme Tick Nosode is a homeopathic remedy for Lyme disease made from:

Question 30 30. A patient is hoping to treat their drug resistant epilepsy with an alternative medicine. They would like to start with something that has been clinically proven to improve seizures. Which of the following forms of alternative medicine would you suggest?

Alternative Medicine & Pharmacology Chapter Exam Instructions

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