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Study: New N.J. Teen Driving Rules Succeeding In Protecting Drivers

There is good news about New Jersey’s latest efforts to keep its young drivers safe on the roads.


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New Guidelines Suggest Kids Ride In Booster Seats Until Age 12

A doctors group and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration say children should ride in rear-facing car seats longer, until they are 2 years old instead of 1. And some kids should ride in booster seats until age 12.


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Mid-Atlantic Hospital Pioneers Spina Bifida Surgery

Spina Bifida occurs when part of the spinal column does not close around the spinal cord.