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The dangers of distracted driving

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that distracted driving was responsible for 3,142 fatalities in 2020 alone. Activities that divert a driver’s attention from the road, such as texting, talking on a phone, eating, or drinking while...

It’s time to stop avoidable brain injuries

National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month in March provides an opportunity to discuss this important and evolving area of medicine. In the past, coaches told athletes to shake off a blow to the head. Football coaches would call it a bellringing, and boxers would...

What happens if a COVID vaccine causes injury?

Vaccinations have been hailed as one of the greatest medical inventions of all time. When Jonas Salk created the vaccine for Polio, it was considered a miracle. The vaccination for smallpox before that was crude, but effective. The process, while still crude and...