Trauma Surgeon: "The worst is a wound from an AR-15 or AK-47 - high muzzle velocity weapons . . . destroys whole areas of the body."
This is hard to read but vital for all of us to know and think about whether we are working to end the insanity of mass shootings like Orlando, reduce gun violence, or simply remembering the importance of safety in the home and the field.
In the Wake of the Orlando Massacre, the American Medical Association calls gun violence a "Public Health Crisis"
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"Most shootings with four deaths or injuries are invisible outside their communities. And most of the lives they scar are black"
"Chicago's Murder Problem"
The Harvard Injury Control Research Center reviews various studies of gun availability and suicide: