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More Needs to be Done to Keep Teen Drivers Safe, Pediatricians Say

MONDAY, Sept. 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Following years of decline, fatal car accidents involving teen drivers have accelerated in the United States, a leading group of U.S. pediatricians warns.

Health Tip: Studying Overseas

(HealthDay News) -- Spending a semester in another country can be an incredible experience, but it doesn't come without risk of travel-related illness.

Health Tip: Travel Tips For Women With Breast Prosthesis

(HealthDay News) -- After a mastectomy, many women prefer to wear a prosthesis, in lieu of reconstructive surgery.

A-C-T to Prevent Hot Car Tragedies

SATURDAY, July 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Every nine days, a child dies in a hot car in the United States, but a safety expert says such tragedies can easily be prevented.

Drinking and Driving: A Deadly July 4 Cocktail

TUESDAY, July 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The July Fourth holiday is one of the year's deadliest in the United States, and drunken driving is a major reason.

Pack the Right Footwear for Summer Vacations

SATURDAY, June 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- When packing for your summer vacation, be sure to include the right footwear, a podiatrist advises.

Health Tip: Which Car Seat Should Your Child Use?

(HealthDay News) -- State laws that require child-seat use among kids eight and younger save lives, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.

That Motorcycle Helmet Just May Save Your Spine

TUESDAY, March 13, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A good helmet not only protects your skull if you crash your motorcycle, it can also reduce the risk of cervical spine injuries, researchers found.

No Talking While Driving?

FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) --Talking while driving -- whether on a cellphone or simply conversing with a passenger -- undermines road safety, a new review claims.

Timely Tips for Sick-Free Travel

THURSDAY, March 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- If traveling is in your near future, there are a number of things you can do to keep from getting sick and spoiling your trip.