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Why Don't Physicians Talk About Guns? It's Not Only About NRA Intimidation

Mike Weisser | Posted 06.23.2014 | Politics
Mike Weisser

It turns out that many physicians don't trust themselves to make competency decisions about whether people should own or carry guns.

The NRA Doesn't Belong in Your Doctor's Office

Mike Weisser | Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics
Mike Weisser

The NRA is trying to have it both ways: they say that the mental health system needs to be "fixed" -- but they don't want doctors to be able to close a gap in mental health treatment simply through asking appropriate questions and using common sense.

Why the NRA Is Afraid of Doctors

Mike Weisser | Posted 12.29.2013 | Politics
Mike Weisser

Nobody denies that guns are dangerous; nobody denies that when a gun gets into the wrong hands, a serious accident may take place. But the NRA wants you to believe that physicians are the enemy when it comes to talking about guns.