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Quiz of the Month: Valentine’s Day, Doctor Style

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

by Leigh Ann Otte

There are sweethearts, heart-to-hearts, heartfelt confessions and candy hearts. As Valentine’s Day approaches, hearts are all over the place. But to many of us, our own heart remains a mystery—not just poetically but literally.

So this month, we’re testing your hearty knowledge in our “Valentine’s Day Heart Quiz.” Here’s a teaser question. Do you know the answer?

This large vein moves blood from the upper body to the heart:

After the quiz, if you want to learn more about that most romantic of organs, here are a few interesting articles:

Happy Valentine’s Day.

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Leigh Ann Otte is the managing editor of and a freelance writer specializing in health and aging. This information is not meant to be individual advice. Please consult your doctor for that. See our disclaimer here.

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