JOURNAL ARTICLE

Preventing gun deaths in children

Judith S Palfrey, Sean Palfrey
New England Journal of Medicine 2013 January 31, 368 (5): 401-3
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As practicing pediatricians who have lost patients to gun violence, we join our colleagues in mourning the 20 children and their teachers who were killed in Newtown, Connecticut, on December 14, 2012. Our sadness is deepened by our knowledge that the deaths, terror, and post-traumatic stress of the..

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Kristofer Chamblee

Not allowing anyone under 21 to own a cell phone would also decrease children being killed by texting and driving. This includes themselves and other children/adults.

If we ban assault style rifles then we should ban cell phones as well due to the logic used in this paper.

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