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• Driving drowsy is more dangerous than you think

Driving drowsy is more dangerous than you think

New research suggests that nearly a third of fatal accidents involve fatigued drivers. Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs is known to increase the chances of causing an accident. For instance, marijuana can impair drivers’ reaction time. But what about drowsiness? As many as a third of all fatal car crashes might involve fatigued […]