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5 June 2007

Deseret Morning News (Utah) / Bloomberg

Two-thirds of gun-owning families fail to store their firearms safely, posing a potential risk to children at home, according to a pediatric study that questioned parents on the topic when they brought children in for well-child doctor visits. Locking up all guns lessens the odds of firearm accidents or suicides among children, according to a team led by pediatric researcher Robert DuRant of the Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, N.C. The... (

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