In today's world, we have unprecedented abilities to quickly distribute photos and videos to friends, family or the world at large. Social media makes such sharing incredibly easy.Unfortunately, not all people use these abilities for good. For example, some assisted living facility and nursing home workers have used photo/video sharing for horrifying purposes. Specifically, in recent years, incidents have...

It appears that the message of not mixing alcohol and driving is getting across to more young drivers than it has in the past.Recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published some survey data. The surveys were done between 2002 and 2014. In the surveys, young people were asked whether they drank and drove. The percentage of young...

Our readers who drive here in Kansas City may soon start to see a new feature out on the city's roads. This feature is a bright green box painted in front of an intersection.What is this type of box? It is a bike box. The city's first bike box is in place and is currently in the process of...

Head trauma can have long-lasting implications for a teenager. Such trauma can lead to the development of significant brain disorders that could stick with a teenager throughout their life.One condition connected to repeated head trauma is Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). This condition has a variety of symptoms connected to it, including dementia, depression, aggression and memory loss. Sometimes, teenagers...