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10 April 2007

Southwest Nebrask News

BOSTON, Massachusetts — In the first nationally representative study to examine the relationship between survey measures of household firearm ownership and state level rates of suicide in the U.S., researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) found that suicide rates among children, women and men of all ages are higher in states where more households have guns. The study appears in the April 2007 issue of The Journal of Trauma. "We found that where there... (GunPolicy.org)

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