Fear is an extremely powerful motivator. If you are scared about your safety or the safety of your family and friends, you are likely to take the most obvious protective action quickly without wasting time studying the nuances of your possible options. This 'fight or flight' response is one of our most primitive survival strategies, and it is difficult to counter fear with a calmly considered discussion. I intend to try, however, and if you are reading this page because you have heard that community water fluoridation is dangerous to your health and ineffective, I encourage you to set aside your fears and consider the following content with an open mind.
The Problem How big is the problem? In2, teens in the United States ages 16—19 were killed andwere treated in emergency departments for injuries suffered in motor vehicle crashes.
Inyoung people ages represented 6. The risk of motor vehicle crashes is higher among year-olds than among any other age group. In fact, per mile driven, teen drivers ages 16 to 19 are nearly three times more likely than drivers aged 20 and older to be in a fatal crash.
Inthe motor vehicle death rate for male drivers ages 16 to 19 was two times that of their female counterparts. The presence of teen passengers increases the crash risk of unsupervised teen drivers. This risk increases with the number of teen passengers. Crash risk is particularly high during the first months of licensure.
What factors put teen drivers at risk? Teens are more likely than older drivers to underestimate dangerous situations or not be able to recognize hazardous situations. Among students who drove, 5. There are proven methods to help teens become safer drivers.
Eight Danger Zones Make sure your young driver is aware of the leading causes of teen crashes:Nov 15, · RE: 5 Paragraph Topics for Drunk Driving Essay? I have to write an essay about drinking and driving and it has to have 5 different subtopics.
I was thinking maybe one could be the effects alcohol has on the body that lead to drunk driving Status: Resolved. Drinking and Driving - “Have one drink for the road” was, until recently, a commonly used phrase in American culture.
It has only been within the past 20 years that as a nation, we have begun to recognize the dangers associated with drunk driving (Sutton ). I cropped the 4 pictures I liked using the "Square/CD Cover" option.
Then, I selected all 4 pictures and clicked on the "Collage" button. I picked the "Grid" option and then changed the aspect ratio to 4 X 1 (because I had 4 pictures and I wanted them in one row).
Harvard Study Finds Fluoride Lowers IQ - Published in Federal Gov't Journal - This REUTERS press release (since vanished from the archives) is a very effective way to grab your attention, and even though the headline is a false representation of the study's actual stated conclusions, slightly different versions are still used by fluoridation opponents.
A BuzzFeed News analysis found that three big right-wing Facebook pages published false or misleading information 38% of the time during the period analyzed, and three large left-wing pages did so in. There are million full-time college students in America, studying and partying on more than 7, college campuses.
Of these, 20 percent have used an illegal drug in the last 30 days, and 40 percent have consumed alcohol to excess in the last two weeks.