deaths by firearms this year. • About 100 U.S. highway fatalities daily with a yearly estimate of 30,000 victims.
It won’t. A Federal Appeal Court recently decided in a Florida case that physicians could be sanctioned if they asked patients if they owned firearms if it was not medically
Should a pediatrician, for example, be prevented from asking a parent if firearms in the home are properly secured?
Longevity in the U.S. is on the decline, due to substance use disorders, prescription drug misuse, firearms deaths and injuries, suicides, and maternal mortality, among other causes.
Their data suggest that 3 factors are responsible for denying Americans the full measure of life enjoyed by our European counterparts: car crashes, drug abuse and poisonings, and firearms.
deaths from firearms, among others.
Impression: This gentleman has attained the age of 50 years despite multiple risk factors for death by tobacco, alcohol, firearms and trauma, and one might argue that having navigated circumstances that