Health Tip: Teach Teens About Dangerous Driving Habits

And help keep them safe

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(HealthDay News) -- Distractions abound for people behind the wheel, especially for teens who recently started driving.

Safe Kids Worldwide says parents should encourage teens to avoid these dangerous habits:

  • Not using a seat belt.
  • Texting and driving.
  • Having more than one friend in the car.
  • Driving under the influence of alcohol.
  • Driving at night.
  • Driving too fast.

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