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Reference list

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1. Author Surname Author Initial. Title. City: Publisher; Year Published:Pages Used. Available at: http://Website URL. Accessed October 10, 2013.


1. Consumer Reports. Bike Helmets: Unused Lifesavers.; 1990:348.

In-text citation

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Of the more than 1000 bicycling deaths each year, three-fourths are caused by head
injuries. Half of those killed are school-age children. One study concluded that
wearing a bike helmet can reduce the risk of head injury by 85 percent. In an accident, a bike helmet absorbs the shock and cushions the head. 1

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