Should I Stay Home from School/Work Today? Quiz

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Navigating the decision to attend school or work when you're not feeling well can be a complex process. This quiz aims to provide a nuanced assessment of your symptoms, helping to guide your choice based on medical expertise. Whether you're feeling slightly off, noticeably sick, or severely ill, this tool seeks to offer advice tailored to your condition. Keep in mind that this quiz is not a substitute for professional medical consultation but can act as a preliminary step in understanding your health status. Read on to explore various scenarios and recommendations that could assist you in making an informed decision about whether to stay home or seek immediate medical attention.

  • 1
    What's your temperature?
  • 2
    Are you experiencing any respiratory symptoms (cough, shortness of breath, etc.)?
  • 3
    Where did you go recently?

  • 4
    Are you experiencing any gastrointestinal symptoms (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea)?
  • 5
    Is/Was a family member sick?
  • 6
    Did you eat at a restaurant where it was dirty or the food smelled or tasted funny or old? Or did you eat something at home that had expired?

  • 7
    Are you going to try to go to school/work?
  • 8
    Is your vision blurry?
  • 9
    How would you rate your current energy level?
  • 10
    Are you experiencing muscle aches or chills?

Comments (2)


206 days ago
I just through up for my 8 time this week sooo I can't go to school
207 days ago
I’m so sick that I just got out of school and I have a fever and headache