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Is a #Weed Breathalyzer On the Horizon?

It’s the dawn of a new day! A breathalyzer that detects alcohol and weed is coming to the market. Whether you choose alcohol or weed, this breathalyzer will measure your levels of being too drunk or too stoned. We currently … Continue reading

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Are Cars Making You Sleepy?

Many parents have told me that a trick to make their kids sleepy is to put them in the car and go for a drive.  It’s not just about the kids, either. A study finds that there’s something about a … Continue reading

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#Daydreaming is Common While #Driving

Don’t you feel bad if you daydream while driving. There’s a period after those words because it’s a statement, not a question. A study has found that it’s quite common for people to daydream while driving. Think about it. You … Continue reading

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Tired #Driving is Like #DWI

If you get less than 5-hours of sleep, you’re practically driving drunk the next day. A study evaluates how compromised sleep impairs driving. In the holiday season, we all have stress. Stress can decay quality sleep. Don’t let a lack … Continue reading

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#Omnidirectional Wheels for #Driving

For $1,500 per wheel, you can give your car the ability of omnidirectional movement. What exactly does that mean to drivers? If parallel parking makes you sweat – this is the coolest way to slide your car into a tight … Continue reading

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Diabetes and Driving Study

The study to Identify Risk Factors While Driving with T1D is imperative to driving safely with diabetes. Low blood glucose affects cognition, reaction time, vision, and judgment.  Dr. Daniel Cox is a professor of psychiatry at the University of Virginia Health System … Continue reading

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Brain Function During Low Blood Sugar

A study shows that executive cognitive function is impaired during low blood glucose. All people, with diabetes and without, suffer from executive cognitive function impairment during hypoglycemia. Dr. Alex Graveling, Specialty Registrar, Diabetes & Endocrinology at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, speaks … Continue reading

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