Many doctors are unwilling to talk to patients about guns. They shouldn’t be.
Psychology of Gun Violence
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San Diego Students Learn to be Gun Violence Prevention Activists
20 years after the Columbine shooting in Colorado, teenagers in San Diego are taking a stand against gun violence.
How does exposure to gun violence affect kids and teens?
A look at how gun violence affects kids directly and the emotional toll of being exposed to gun violence.
We Must Find Common Ground to Reduce Gun Violence
Six of the nation's largest physician organizations -- including the AAFP -- and the American Public Health Association are calling for policies to reduce firearm injuries and deaths. In this Leader Voices Blog post, AAFP President John Cullen, M.D., cites a 2017 survey that outlined steps both gun owners and nonowners would support.
How Mike Pence personally contributed to Chicago’s gun violence epidemic
After nearly 70 people were wounded from shootings in Chicago over the weekend, a local trauma surgeon spoke out against policies enacted by NRA-linked politicians like Mike Pence that enable the massive casualties.
What mass shootings do to those not shot: Social consequences of mass gun violence
Mass shootings are a tragic new normal in American life. They happen too often, as evidenced by the May 7 shooting in Highlands Ranch, Colo. and the April 30 shooting in Charlotte, N.C., the April 27 shooting at a synagogue in San Diego on the last day of Passover. Schools, places of worship, movie theaters, workplaces, schools, bars and restaurants are no longer secure from gun violence. Families lose loved ones, and lives are ripped…
How The Murder Of My Brother Forced Me To Finally Stand My Ground Against Gun Violence in America
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4 Ways To Fight For Gun Reform If You Don't Know Where To Start
Friday marks Gun Violence Awareness Day. Ahead, we outline ways you can push for gun reform measures in your community and nationally.
This Is What a Future Without Legal Abortions Would Look Like
Get a glimpse of how very different our country would be in that terrifying scenario.
Why We Fight
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Fight The Symptoms and Effects of Menopause
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How to Help Parkland's Victims and Fight Gun Violence
On Feb. 14, a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people. Here's what you can do to help those affected and work toward preventing future tragedies.
Focused deterrence to fight gun violence should not be passé
Any strategy to reduce gun violence must include focused deterrence.
How To Fight Viral Epidemics In The Future
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How Chicago is fighting gun violence — and may be winning
The goal in Chicago: Turning a notoriously violent city into a model in gun violence reduction.
What remains in the fight against Aids?
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How to Fight Cancer (When Cancer Fights Back)
Understanding how the disease evolves is the key to stopping it.
How Treating Gun Violence as an Epidemic Can Help Us Fight It
Epidemic is traditionally defined as an outbreak of an infectious disease at a particular place and time. The Ebola epidemic. The AIDS epidemic. The wo ...