Serious Crash Often a Wake-Up Call for Teen Drivers
THURSDAY, March 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- No matter how often
teenagers are told to drive safely, some might not heed that advice
until they are involved in a crash, new research suggests.
Health Tip: Stay Focused on the Highway
(HealthDay News) -- Motor vehicles are heavy objects that often
travel at high speeds. That's why it's important for drivers to
always remain alert.
Your DNA May Determine How You Handle the Time Change
SATURDAY, March 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Some people have
more trouble adjusting to daylight saving time than others and
genes may be the reason why, says an expert on sleep/wake
U.S. Medical Experts Issue Warning on Yellow Fever's Advance
THURSDAY, March 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. health
officials are sounding the alarm over yet another potential
mosquito-borne health threat to Americans -- yellow fever.
City Tax on Cars Cut Pollution, Kids' Asthma Risk
TUESDAY, March 7, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A tax designed to
reduce mid-city traffic in Stockholm, Sweden, was tied to a
reduction in asthma attacks in children, a new study suggests.
Ready for Spring Break? Have Fun But Play It Safe
SATURDAY, Feb. 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Spring break is a
time to kick back and have fun, but it's important to be on guard
against injuries and illness.
Tougher Alcohol Laws Mean Fewer Young People Killed on the Road
MONDAY, Feb. 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- In U.S. states with
the toughest laws to discourage drinking and driving, fewer
children and teens were killed in car crashes, a new study
Driving Skills May Suffer Even After Concussion Symptoms Subside
FRIDAY, Feb. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Even after their
symptoms disappear, concussion patients may still have difficulty
driving, a small study suggests.
Space Reshapes Astronauts' Brains: Study
THURSDAY, Feb. 9, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Astronauts' brains
change shape while in space, a new study indicates.
Dressing Baby for a Safe Winter Drive
SUNDAY, Feb. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Winter can present
challenges for parents trying to dress their children properly for
the weather. This is especially true when the outing involves
placing kids in child car seats, so a pediatricians' group offers