Buckle Up! Facts and Myths About Seat Belts

Buckle Up! Facts and Myths About Seat Belts

It’s the most low-tech, taken-for-granted piece of safety equipment in your car. But buckling your seat belt remains the single smartest, life-saving decision you can make every time you get on the road. For most of us, seat belt use is more or less automatic, a...
FDA Warning Against Supplements for Depression

FDA Warning Against Supplements for Depression

FDA WARNS AGAINST TREATING DEPRESSION WITH SUPPLEMENTS For several months, mental health researchers have been tracking a surge in reported cases of depression tied to the global pandemic. A recent US Census Bureau survey suggests that four times as many people were...
Snowboarding Injuries

Snowboarding Injuries

All About Snowboarding Injuries If you’re wondering about common snowboarding injuries and what to do if you’re hurt, you’ve come to the right place. Snow-sports like skiing and snowboarding are fun, exciting ways to get exercise. Unfortunately, they also come with...
How To Protect Yourself From Uninsured Drivers

How To Protect Yourself From Uninsured Drivers

Getting hurt in a serious car accident because of another driver’s carelessness is bad enough. But when the at-fault driver is uninsured, or doesn’t have enough insurance coverage to pay for your medical treatment and other damages from the crash, you can find...
Why Traffic Deaths Increased During Last Year’s Shutdown

Why Traffic Deaths Increased During Last Year’s Shutdown

The outbreak of COVID-19 early last year led to a dramatic reduction in the number of cars on the road — but it also resulted in more traffic accidents and deaths. In fact, 2020 is shaping up as the worst single-year increase in motor vehicle deaths in the U.S. in...