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Sleepless Nights and Dangerous Drives

September 6, 2017 4:21 pm Published by 1 Comment

Sleepless Nights and Dangerous Drives- How Your Sleep Patterns Are Endangering You   Sleepless Nights With Horrifying Results Everyone suffers from sleepless nights and tired days at least once in their lives. But the effects on your safety as well as others maybe greater than once thought. For many years, drivers have been warned with data and tests that drinking and driving are a dangerous combo. But only recently have people began to become aware of the... View Article

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Sleepless: Americans Among the Most Sleepless People

September 1, 2017 1:11 pm Published by 1 Comment

Americans Among the Most Sleepless People in the World   Sleepless Americans   A new survey finds that Americans are among the world’s leaders in sleep deprivation, along with the French and Taiwanese. Lack of sleep is detrimental to our overall productivity, of course, but it also has potentially troubling implications for health. So what’s keeping everybody up at night? The global survey, conducted by the Amsterdam-based Philips Center for Health and Well-Being, a research... View Article

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Which Is Worse: Drowsy Driving vs Drunk Driving

September 1, 2017 11:39 am Published by 1 Comment

Which Is Worse? Sleep Junkies Investigates Drowsy Driving vs Drunk Driving We all know how dangerous drunk driving is. The issue gets regular public service announcements including an airing during this year’s. Drowsy driving, on the other hand, can be just as dangerous as driving while intoxicated, but it hardly even gets a mention. How can being sleepy behind the wheel be as dangerous downing a few drinks before driving home? And really, Which Is... View Article

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21% of Fatal Crashes Involved Drowsy Driving

August 31, 2017 4:24 pm Published by 3 Comments

Drowsy Driving to Blame for 21% of Fatal Crashes- AAA Report Finds AAA Foundation research finds that 21% of fatal crashes between July 2005 and Dec 2007 involved drowsy driving. Key Facts: Drowsy driving 37% of drivers report having fallen asleep behind the wheel at some point in their lives; 11% report having fallen asleep behind the wheel in the past year Drowsiness was involved in one in five fatal crashes An estimated 328,000 crashes... View Article

Lucinda Campbell mourns the death of her son.

Drowsy Driving Fatalities Increase in Summer

June 26, 2017 11:45 pm Published by 1 Comment

“They were on a road trip, just being boys,” she said. “They’d been on the road almost 24 hours when it happened.” Blais, 17, and a friend were traveling on a summer road trip to the Grand Canyon. On the way back, about an hour away from home, his friend fell asleep drowsy driving at the wheel. The car veered into a guard rail, killing the two boys. Campbell spoke about the accident at a... View Article