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Does Tensing up Before an Accident Help or Hurt?…  

man and woman in Tensing up Before an AccidentMost of us have heard both sides of the debate as to whether tensing up before an accident will help or hurt, but few of us have heard any real research to back up opinions. Further, you may also have heard that the inebriated person in a car accident usually comes out better as far as injuries, because he or she does not tense up or brace. So which is it—do you brace for impact, or let your body go limp? (more…)