Health in the news: How much do you know?


A "historic" outbreak of this virus has recently swept across West Africa. (Credit: AP)

How much do you know about health-related stories in the news for the week of July 28, 2014? Find out below:


Which Suffolk County nursing home is currently being investigated in the death of two patients?

The attorney general's office and the state Department

Photo credit: Photo illustration by Kevin P. Coughlin


A hospital in which country is planning to open a wine bar for terminally ill patients?

A hospital in south central France is set

Photo credit: Fotolia


An outbreak of which virus has recently reached "historic proportions" in West Africa?


Photo credit: AP


Thirteen more samples tested positive for which insect-borne illness in Suffolk County?

Thirteen more samples tested positive for which insect-borne

Photo credit: AP; Newsday File / Bill Davis


What does a recent study suggest is the least germy alternative to a handshake?

What does a recent study suggest is the

Photo credit: iStock


Lactose intolerance, a common ailment among adults, is caused by a lack of which enzyme in the body?

A shopper reaches for a milk product in

Photo credit: AP / Mel Evans

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