Finding the right size, style of bicycle helmet

Sure, we all know we should wear helmets, but it doesn’t mean everyone is doing it.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (QC Life) - Whether it’s a family bike ride or riding around the neighborhood with friends a lot of people - especially kids - are spending more time out on their bikes.

Sure, we all know we should wear helmets, but it doesn’t mean everyone is doing it.

Today’s Medical Minute looks at why it’s so important.

However, wearing a helmet is only half the battle; you need to make sure it fits right.

There are different styles that also make a difference, like road style, mountain style and kids’ helmets.

Mari McNeary with Charlotte Cycles joined us to go over the different features of each.

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