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Support for Private Gun Sale Regulations

The country has been mourning victims of another mass shooting. This time in Charleston, South Carolina. Though this particular act stands out for its racist and terrorist overtones, it should be noted that the suspect allegedly obtained his gun [...]

July 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Preventing Suicides with Sensible Gun Laws

In 2013, suicides were the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. Of the over 40,000 suicides, about half were carried out by firearms. Source: Flickr/CC A study published in the American Journal of Public Health this year found that [...]

June 29, 2015 // 0 Comments

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”

Providing universal health care in America would be easy if it were free. Sadly, that is not the case. All too often, the general public, doctors and researchers are quick to look for new drugs, devices or technologies as a solution to maximize [...]

March 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

Doctors punished for protecting children

A 9-year-old girl in Arizona accidentally fatally shot her shooting range instructor last month after he set her Uzi to automatic and allowed her to hold the weapon on her own. The incident garnered national attention and became part of the debate [...]

September 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

Criminals keep access to guns

Image by Ian Carroll (Creative Commons / Flickr) California is one of 23 states that restricts firearm access for people who have been convicted of felonies and violent or gun-related misdemeanors, including those convicted of domestic violence. [...]

May 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

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