Weather Closings & Cancellations
Due to inclement weather, some CHI Health locations and activities will close or cancel.

Find a Provider

Find a provider near you in our extensive network of clinics and hospitals.

stethoscope

Right Care, Right Place

Emergency Care

CHI Health Emergency departments are equipped to treat critical illnesses and serious injuries.

Learn More

Priority Care

CHI Health Clinic Priority Care is a primary care visit with no appointment necessary.

Learn More

Primary Care

CHI Health Primary Care offers Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and OBGYN services.

Learn More

Virtual Care

CHI Health Virtual Care is a 24/7 health care service available via phone or video chat for only $10.

Get Care Online

Quick Care

Visit CHI Health Quick Care locations when you need minor medical care in a walk-in setting.

Find a Location

Patient Portals

Schedule appointments and access your medical information online.

Visit Online
Health Library Explorer
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A-Z Listings Contact Us

How Much Do You Know About Allergies?

Allergies are nothing to sneeze at. Learn how to better deal with them by taking the following quiz.

1. Which of these body systems causes allergic reactions?
2. An allergen is anything that triggers an allergic or hypersensitive response. Which of these could be an allergen?
3. What does the body release to combat allergens?
4. The most severe form of allergic reaction is called anaphylaxis. What happens?
5. Which of these symptoms is most common with a food allergy?
6. Which of these foods are most likely to trigger an allergy?
7. More Americans are developing a sensitivity to the plant proteins in latex materials or the chemical additives used in manufacturing the materials. Who's most at risk of developing a latex allergy?
8. Pediatricians who treat children with egg allergies are cautious about using certain vaccines because they may be grown in an egg medium. Which of these vaccines warrant caution?
9. Dust mites trigger indoor respiratory allergies. Where are you most likely to find them in the home?
Online Medical Reviewer: Berry, Judith, PhD, APRN
Online Medical Reviewer: Blaivas, Allen J, DO
Date Last Reviewed: 9/1/2016
Weather Closings & Cancellations
Due to inclement weather, some CHI Health locations and activities will close or cancel.

Find a Provider

Find a provider near you in our extensive network of clinics and hospitals.

stethoscope

Right Care, Right Place

Emergency Care

CHI Health Emergency departments are equipped to treat critical illnesses and serious injuries.

Learn More

Priority Care

CHI Health Clinic Priority Care is a primary care visit with no appointment necessary.

Learn More

Primary Care

CHI Health Primary Care offers Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, and OBGYN services.

Learn More

Virtual Care

CHI Health Virtual Care is a 24/7 health care service available via phone or video chat for only $10.

Get Care Online

Quick Care

Visit CHI Health Quick Care locations when you need minor medical care in a walk-in setting.

Find a Location

Patient Portals

Schedule appointments and access your medical information online.

Visit Online