Do you like to ride your bicycle? Cycling is a popular method of transportation, exercise, socialization, and many other beneficial things. However, it presents a rather high degree of danger for riders who share the road with vehicles. Bicycles are much smaller and much lighter than a car with less safety equipment, meaning riders frequently suffer serious injuries when they collide with car. Some of these injuries can be prevented by a little bit of extra precaution. On this blog, we examine some of these precautions.
"Man's best friend" doesn't always live up to their billing. Every year more than four million dog bites occur in the United States, and about 20% of them become infected, resulting in serious medical complications and extensive treatment. Many bites also lead to potentially lifelong psychological damage, which could be devastating for young children in particular.