Gun violence claiming more lives of American teens, children


Gun violence is been claiming the lives of more American children firearm injuries are really a health disparity issue Dr Lynsey cookies works in the emergency room at St Louis children's hospital it became something as common as things like appendicitis or broken bones experts say idleness from the pandemic easy access to guns and social media disputes that go too far share the blame for a rising number of shootings involving children and teenagers the gun violence archive says shooting deaths among young people are rising with nine hundred ninety one reported in twenty nineteen thirteen hundred and seventy five young lives lost in twenty twenty and this year is on pace to be worse with nearly eleven hundred and eighty young people killed as of this week I'm

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