Texting while driving linked to other risky behaviors among teens

05/13/2013 | USA Today · Reuters

About 45% of 8,505 high-school students said they have texted while driving at least once over the past month, while nearly 12% reported doing it on a daily basis, according to a study in the journal Pediatrics. Researchers noted that these teens had a greater likelihood of engaging in other risky activities such as driving after drinking alcohol and not wearing seat belts.

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