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Bike Sharing? Stay Safe By Wearing A Helmet
2012-05-01 07:22:54

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com Getting around town has never been easier. There´s public transportation, like buses and metros. There are individual modes of transportation, such as cars and bikes. In particular, bike share programs have grown in popularity in urban centers as they allow people to exercise and help the environment by emitting less pollution. For those bike enthusiasts, it´s important to remember to wear a helmet while riding. However, a new study found that only 1...

2012-04-30 19:44:02

Riders at significant risk for head injury A national rise in public bike sharing programs could mean less air pollution and more exercise, an environmental and health win-win for people in the cities that host them, but according to researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, more than 80 percent of bike share riders are putting themselves at significant health risk by not wearing helmets. "Head injury accounts for about a third of all bicycle injuries and about three-quarters...

2012-04-12 23:02:39

Demon's Cycle has launched a new range of chrome hand controls for 1996 onward single disc Harley-Davidson handlebars. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) April 12, 2012 Demon's Cycle Inc., a custom motorcycle builder and custom Harley-Davidson motorcycle parts supplier, is pleased to announce the launch of a new range of chrome hand controls for 1996 onward single disc Harley-Davidson handlebars. These stylish high quality chrome kits contain everything needed to customize and upgrade a Harley...

2012-03-25 23:00:26

A chef, a writer, and filmmaker. It sounds like the start of a bad joke, but it's a unique event coming to Kansas City on April 7, 2012. Doors open at 6:30, dinner starts at 7:00. Meet great "car free" and "car-light" friends and have a great time watching inspiring movies about bicycling. This event is sponsored by BikeWalkKC and is the perfect way to get ready for Bike Month. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) March 24, 2012 The Dinner & Bikes Tour is traveling the United States to show movies...

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