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UK’s Johnson to unveil road map for exiting virus lockdown

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UK’s Johnson to unveil road map for exiting virus lockdown UK’s Johnson to unveil road map for exiting virus lockdown Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson joins in the applause on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street in London during the weekly “Clap for our Carers” Thursday, May 7, 2020. The …

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    Men pose more risk to other road users than women: study

    Men pose more risk to other road users than women: study 1

    Credit: CC0 Public Domain Men pose more risk to other road users than women do and they are more likely to drive more dangerous vehicles, reveals the first study of its kind, published online in the journal Injury Prevention. The findings prompt the researchers to suggest that greater gender equity …

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      Best urban design for reducing road injuries

      Best urban design for reducing road injuries 3

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain City design combining more public transport and rail networks with smaller, low speed blocks are the best to reduce road transport injuries, according to a new global study co-authored by researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. The findings are published in The Lancet …

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        The road to better exercise might be in your playlist

        The road to better exercise might be in your playlist 5

        Photo: Plan Shoot/Imazins, Getty Images Music may be just what you need to stick with an exercise program—and picking the right tunes could even improve performance. Federal exercise guidelines recommend people get at least two and a half hours of moderate-intensity aerobic activity, or 75 minutes of vigorous activity, each …

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          It can make you 48% safer on the road

          It can make you 48% safer on the road 6

          The ability of cataract surgery to restore sight is well known. People say they’re stunned by the vibrancy of color after surgery and the improvement in night vision. Some can even reduce their reliance on glasses. But can you quantify that improved quality of vision? To find out, researchers in …

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