Medicinal Herbs - Qp5

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Medicinal Herbs - Qp5


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Professional advice must always be taken if symptoms persist for more than 72 hours.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Babies and toddlers differ from adults for very obvious reasons. Less obvious perhaps are the following differences. (Select two)
    • A. 

      Small children have far lower levels of vital energy.

    • B. 

      Children have much faster metabolisms than adults.

    • C. 

      As a result of metabolic rate, the heart rate and breathing of a child is far quicker.

    • D. 

      Small babies have less illnesses which come and go far quicker.

  • 3. 
    Resistance to infection is lowered by ill health, emotional stress, poor living conditions and living in the same environment as a heavy smoker.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    There are some general steps to take to ensure infection is kept to a minimum, such as:  (Select five)
    • A. 

      Washing hands thoroughly after using the lavatory

    • B. 

      Keeping all kitchen worktops clean

    • C. 

      Defrosting and cooking all foods thoroughly

    • D. 

      Observing buy-by dates

    • E. 

      Worming pets regularly

    • F. 

      Keeping pets away from family dishes

    • G. 

      Observing a healthy diet - no fat, low salt, low sugar

  • 5. 
    Earache may be treated by breaking open a garlic oil capsule and use one drop on a cottonwool plug.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Nappy rash may be treated with an ointment of marigold and tea tree oil.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    For _______, lemon and honey work well together, with elderflower and peppermint also being beneficial.
    • A. 

      Bronchitis

    • B. 

      Colds

    • C. 

      Coughs

  • 8. 
    For children 5 - 7 years, _________ is advised
    • A. 

      A fifth of the adult dose

    • B. 

      A quarter of the adult dose

    • C. 

      A third of the adult dose

    • D. 

      A half of the adult dose

    • E. 

      Three quarters of the adult dose

    • F. 

      Full adult doses

  • 9. 
    To ensure that a child is receiving adequate doses of vitamins and minerals, a one-a-day chewable tablet may be a safeguard against deficiency.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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