See What HealthDay Can Do For You
Contact Us

Health Tip: Avoid Distractions Behind the Wheel

Dangers go beyond cell phone use

(HealthDay News) -- To stay safe and alert behind the wheel, it's important to avoid distractions while you drive.

The U.S. Department of Transportation cites these examples:

  • Being on your cell phone.
  • Sipping on a drink or eating.
  • Fixing your hair or touching up your makeup.
  • Constantly talking to other people in the car.
  • Reading (even maps), watching a movie or using the car's navigation system.
  • Fiddling with the CD or MP3 player, or trying to tune in a radio station.
Consumer News

HealthDay

HealthDay is the world’s largest syndicator of health news and content, and providers of custom health/medical content.

Consumer Health News

A health news feed, reviewing the latest and most topical health stories.

Professional News

A news feed for Health Care Professionals (HCPs), reviewing latest medical research and approvals.