Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human body > Health-in-Motion 01 December 2016 Wear a helmet while cycling If you’re still not convinced that wearing a helmet while cycling is a good idea, a new survey evaluating the results of over 40 different studies on the matter should change your mind. In conducting their comprehensive review of data from more than 64,000 cyclists, two researchers from the University of New South Wales in Australia found that using a helmet when riding a bicycle lowers the risks of serious head injuries by almost 70%. They estimate that chances of fatal head injuries are reduced by 65%. 0 More: Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human bodyHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News QUIZ: How many of these random health facts do you know? News Beware of 3 other diseases besides Listeriosis, officials warn Fitness Lose your gut with these 3 riding tips Fitness Are veiny arms really a sign you’re super fit? Lifestyle Here’s why you should take your houseplant to work Diet and nutrition Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Terrific Tea! » Rooibos makes cocktails healthier Rooibos: an alternative energy drink More than 10 reasons why rooibos is good for you Today marks the first annual National Rooibos Day, which aims to raise awareness of the health benefits and many uses of rooibos tea. Healthy? Are you sure? » 5 diseases we can get from animals Could your salon visit make you sick? 7 terrifying diseases you could have without knowing it Not all serious illnesses come with tell-tale symptoms. There are diseases that can turn your body into a ticking time-bomb while you're unaware of any danger.