Is Text Neck a Real Concern?

Is Text Neck a Real Concern?

Research shows that over time, the poor posture associated with smart phone use can lead to text neck – a condition of early wear-and-tear on the spine, degeneration and even surgery. Yes, according to Kenneth K. Hansraj, MD, it’s a real thing. “We ...

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Lasting Effects of Mental Distraction

Lasting Effects of Mental Distraction

(source: Endd.org) It turns out that our smart phones are so mentally engaging that even after we put them down our brains are still focused on them and it takes valuable time to re-focus on our driving after we begin to move. These were the results recently r...

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No Safe Way to use a Cell Phone and Drive

No Safe Way to use a Cell Phone and Drive

(source: National Safety Council) Even when talking hands-free, drivers can miss seeing up to half of what’s around them because they are engaged in a cell phone conversation. Driver distractions have joined alcohol and speeding as leading factors in f...

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Distracted Driving: One Call Can Change Everything

Distracted Driving: One Call Can Change Everything

(source: National Safety Council) Many distractions exist while driving, but cell phones are a top distraction because so many drivers use them for long periods of time each day. Almost everyone has seen a driver distracted by a cell phone, but when you are th...

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The Hazards of Distracted Driving

The Hazards of Distracted Driving

(source: sr22agency.com) Life can change in an instant. While you’re driving down the highway, you call a friend to catch up, take a bite of your sandwich, send a quick text, or reach over to change the radio station – and that’s all it takes. Your life,...

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