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Does Shoe Type Reduce Car Accidents?

Does Shoe Type Reduce Car Accidents?

I know all my fashion forward patients will hate me for this…but shoe type is also important to prevent car accidents, not just foot pain. According to a recent report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, improper footwear worn while driving contributes to approximately 16,000 preventable pedal-error crashes each year. Flip-flops, heavy boots and […]

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Dangers of Drowsy Driving

Dangers of Drowsy Driving

New evidence adds to the already compelling case that driving a car while not properly rested produces similar risks as driving drunk. The recent study was published in the journal Sleep and found people with obstructive sleep apnea were 2.5 times more likely to be the driver in an accident than people without the sleep […]

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