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Gunshot Victims

Stray Bullets Are No Accident

Robert Muggah | Posted 04.04.2015 | World
Robert Muggah

Brazil's current approach to dealing with stray bullets borders on negligence. Supposedly random shootings are treated as collateral damage -- an unavoidable outcome of a tough on crime approach. If this gun-violence epidemic is to be reversed, urgent steps must be taken.

Doctors To Suspend Patients Between Life And Death

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 03.28.2014 | Healthy Living

Surgeons in Pennsylvania are expected to make history next month when they begin testing a technique that suspends trauma patients in a state between ...

This Could Provide More Effective Relief From Battlefield Gunshot Wounds

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 02.12.2014 | Impact

U.S. combat troops may soon benefit from faster and more effective relief from gunshot wounds on the battlefield. The U.S. Army has requested expe...

'I Didn't Want Him To Shoot Me Anymore... I Thought About My Son'

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Schuster | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

A gunshot wound has lasting effects that do not come to a screeching halt once the shot is fired. Survivors of gun violence carry the scars with them,...

Girl, 5, Hid From Deadly Shots That Killed Parents, Brother

AP | DAVID DISHNEAU | Posted 11.21.2013 | Crime

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old girl who hid from quarreling adults has escaped unharmed from a shooting in a Maryland subdivisi...

Maryrosa Green, Charles King MURDERED: Police Investigate Double Homicide In Gresham

Chicago Breaking News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Police were trying to find the person who shot to death a man and woman as they sat inside a parked vehicle in the city's Gresham neighborhood Tuesday...