Gunshots Are the Second Leading Cause of Injury-Related Death of Children

New Study from the American Academy of Pediatrics shows firearm-related deaths are the third leading cause of death overall among US children aged 1 to 17 years and the second leading cause of injury-related death.  "This is the most comprehensive analysis of firearm-related deaths and injuries among US children to date  . . ."

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/06/15/peds.2016-3486

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