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About half of parents use cell phones while driving with young children in the car


July 12, 2018

A new study from a team of researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing found that in the previous three months, about half of parents talked on a cell phone while driving when their children between the ages of 4 and 10 were in the car, while one in three read text messages and one in seven used social media. (Image credit: Bignai/Shutterstock.com) Full Story

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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