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I've Treated Gunshot Victims. Thoughts And Prayers Won't Save My Patients.
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Once you've treated victims of a school shooting, you can't stomach "thoughts and prayers" anymore.
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Dog Shoots Hunter In Freak Accident
The hound excitedly jumped on the trigger.
Something You Can Do to Prevent Gun Violence
David C. Bohnett
Philanthropist & Tech Entrepreneur
The sad reality is that most gun deaths result from the 300 million guns primarily owned by decent, law-abiding people who assume they are bringing guns into their homes for self protection, and not anticipating a tragic accident.
'I Got Shot': The Toll Of Surviving Gun Violence
"I can tell you from being that close to [my shooter], there was nothing human about him. There was no life in his eyes whatsoever
The Toll Of Surviving Gun Violence
Thousands of Americans die from gun violence each year. But what happens to those survivors who sustain gunshot wounds? We speak with victims about the physical, emotional and financial challenges they still endure.
Life After Being Shot
Debra Fine, Terrill Davis, and Jammal Simon join HuffPost Live and talk about how difficult it was to go back to their "normal" lives after being shot.
ER Doctor Weighs In On Hospitalization Process Of Gunshot Victims
Dr. Irv Danesh joins HuffPost Live to describe the chaotic scene that takes place in the emergency room when a gun shot victim is brought in.
I Got Shot: Jammal Simon
Jammal SImon was shot on Labor Day in 2006 while attending a block party near his home in Philadelphia. He joins HuffPost Live to recount how he was just in the wrong place at the wrong time.
I Got Shot: Debra Fine
Debra Fine, victim of the Santa Monica College Shooting, joins HuffPost Live to share the story of what happened to her on that day.
I Got Shot: Terrill Davis
Terrill Davis was shot just over a year ago at a gas station in Texas. He talks with Marc about his recovery and his optimism for the future.
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I Got Shot: Terry Starks
In 2002, Terry Starks was robbed at gunpoint and shot four times in the chest. He spent 19 days unconscious and still carries the bullets in his heart. He joins HuffPost Live to discuss what led him to being a victim of gun violence.
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