Bike helmets are, for bike-wielding kids with only a rudimentary understanding of their own motor skills, a necessary form of public humiliation Even really sleek, Tron-looking bike helmets are humiliating (and uncomfortable) to strap on, and, for a kid with a bike, the first true act of childhood rebellion is…
Nearly half of all infants today have flat spots on their heads—some which require corrective helmets—and it's all our fault.
A new study shows that an "honor culture" of toughness and badassery in the American South and West may lead to an increased risk of accidental death.
A Connecticut man got ten years in prison for running over and killing a fourteen-year-old boy. Now he's suing the parents because the kid wasn't wearing a helmet.