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The History — And Future — Of Gun Violence Research

Last month, Congress passed a spending bill that included language allowing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to resume "conducting …

Initiative would make Oregon gun owners use trigger locks, be liable for injuries

The initiative is the second gun-related measure that could appear on Oregon's November 2018 ballot if backers gather enough valid signatures.Two …

Gun-rights supporters hand out rifle magazines at a rally in Vermont

<b>(CNN) —</b> One day after Vermont lawmakers approved sweeping gun control measures that include limits on the size of magazines, gun-rights supporters held a large protest outside the state Capitol in Montpelier.<p>And to boost enthusiasm, they handed out gifts: Hundreds of free rifle magazines, each …

In gun-friendly Vermont, lawmakers pass firearms control bill

(Reuters) - Vermont lawmakers gave final legislative approval on Friday to a bill that raises the legal age for buying firearms and expands background checks, becoming the latest state poised to tighten gun restrictions after last month's Florida school massacre.<p>The Democrat-controlled state Senate …

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10 Gun Safety Practices That Do Not Limit Gun Ownership

There are many gun safety practices that have been shown to save lives and reduce injuries. These won't stop all gun violence, but there is so much …

The Same Students Fighting for Gun Control Are Now Complaining About Safety Measures Taken at School

In order to bolster security at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in the aftermath of the mass shooting that occurred February 14, school …

Guns are now responsible for 75% of killings in America

The much-discussed spike in murder rates between 2014 and 2016 is due almost entirely to gun homicides, an analysis of federal data reveals.<p>The spike …

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Donations to NRA Triple Amid Demands for Stricter Gun Control

Donations to the National Rifle Association’s political action committee more than tripled amid heightened calls for stricter gun control laws.<p>After …

Gordon Ramsay’s Favorite Place to Travel Is One You’ve Never Heard Of

Most people marvel at the percentage of their lives they spend sleeping. For Gordon Ramsay, it’s the incredible amount of time he spends sleeping on …

2018’s Most Relaxing and Affordable Vacation (Video)

Get away from it all without getting away, at all.<p>In its annual report, Pinterest detailed the ideas users looked at most last year, giving insight …

Cancer risk elevated with severe gum disease

(Reuters Health) - People with severe gum disease may be at greater risk for cancer, a U.S. study suggests.<p>“What this report does is continue the support of the idea that gum disease is not just a matter of what happens to our teeth,” said Dr. Leonard Lichtenfeld, deputy chief medical officer for …

Retirees, Create a Plan to Pay for Dental Care

Medicare doesn’t include dental coverage, and some retirees don’t realize the costs and complications of paying for oral care.<p>When she needed dental …

How to Get Dental Care You Can Afford

Dental care is often not included in health insurance plans, leaving many consumers responsible for expensive out-of-pocket costs that reach hundreds …

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How to finally get rid of your acne scars, according to skincare experts

Acne scars can be more clingy than a bikini you accidentally bought two sizes too small. And unfortunately, there's no 'return to sender' option for …