CDC Report Forecasts More Americans to Die from Guns than Cars in 2015

A new CDC report estimates that more Americans will die in 2015 from guns than from car accidents. Guns already cause more deaths than cars in 13 states, including Washington, California, Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, and Alaska.

The authors of the report said, "Further research on the nature and prevention of firearm violence is sorely needed and evidence-based interventions may lead to substantial reductions in death and disability from this important public health problem".

This headline should not be. We can all take steps to reduce gun violence, to prevent suicides and accidental shootings, and we must start now.

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