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Here's how your brain works when you multitask

The reason that texting while driving is so dangerous is that human beings cannot actually multitask. They can do one thing at a time. Studies have found that deliberately focusing on single tasks is always what gives you the best results. That's why you're the safest driver you can be when you focus on driving.

Why do people drive without insurance?

You get into a car accident. As you get out to try to get the insurance information from the other driver, they attempt to leave the scene. After a few failed attempts, which only moves the car a hundred yards down the street, it's clear that it's too damaged to go any farther. The police arrive.

Internal injuries and bleeding: Signs to watch for in children

Young children have no way to tell you exactly how they feel after an accident or injury. It may be very clear to you that your 1-year-old is injured, but he or she can't put the issues into words. Even older children, who have a far better command of their language skills, often struggle to really explain how they feel or what is wrong.

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