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Know Before You Go: Eye-Opening Facts About Sleepy Driving

There is no breathalyzer for sleepiness, but the statistics and my personal experience compel me to wish there would be. In 2005, I was in a highway crash that left my thigh bone, knee and elbow br…

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The Simple Secret to Biking in a Skirt

Ever throw on a skirt and wish you could bike in it? After all, skirts are way, way comfier and less confining than pants. But with the breezes caressing your face and hair, odds are your skirt will c…

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8 Most Common Beginner Bicycling Mistakes

Great! You've decided to start biking more (just in time for National Bike Month)! Maybe you're commuting to work. Maybe you like to stick to the trails. Regardless, biking's a great choice: it's bett…

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Study Shows That Your Daily Commute Can Make You Unhappy

How long does it take you to reach your workplace? And how much does that commute time affect your happiness levels? Surprisingly, this daily activity can have a major impact on your joyfulness quo…

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The Clean Way to Commute

Commuting to work is never fun. Oftentimes, we get stuck in traffic, setting us up for a day of aggravation and frustration. These impressionable morning hours can make or break your day. No coffee? F…

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10 Tips for a Calm Commute

A potentially stressful day stretches ahead, and you are on the road. Horns blare. Brakes screech.  Cars overtake you at near-manic speed. A careless pedestrian zips across, barely avoiding being knoc…

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Commuting is Harder on Women

Your daily commute got you down? According to a new British study, you're not alone. The study, published in the Journal of Health Economics, found that women's psychological health is negatively a…

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3 Amazing Bikes That Could Make Life Easier (Videos)

May is National Bike Month in the United States, including Bike to Work Week from May 16-20 and Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 20. To celebrate, we’re  posting a weekly article about cool bikes, bene…

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May Is National Bike Month! 3 Reasons To Celebrate

May is National Bike Month in the United States, including Bike to Work Week from May 16-20 and Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 20. In cities and towns all over the country, car lovers will ditch thei…

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