‘This is our lane’: Doctors speak out against gun violence after Texas school shooting

5/27/2022 1:11:00 AM

Firearms are the No. 1 cause of death in kids in the U.S., recent research shows.

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‘This is our lane’: Doctors speak out against gun violence after Texas school shooting

Firearms are the No. 1 cause of death in kids in the U.S., recent research shows.

The social media campaign started in 2018 afterthe National Rifle Association — reacting to several reports on gun violence published in the journal from the American College of Physicians — tweeted“someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane

.”Enraged over Tuesday’s events, medical professionals have reignited #ThisIsOurLane, insisting that gun violence is an urgent pediatric public health emergency.“People will say to me, you need to stay out of politics. Just be a doctor, just be a pediatrician,” said Dr. Mark Kline, the physician-in-chief at Children’s Hospital New Orleans, referring to those on social media, as well as fellow pediatricians. “This is a case of children dying preventable deaths, and that’s our lane, as pediatricians. We are duty bound to prevent children from dying unnecessarily.”

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I haven’t read this article yet. But the headline makes me feel very riled-American on this Memorial Day, & I’d like to say that doctors used “their lane” card on vaccines. (Remember how divided even doctors were on THAT topic?) They can’t use it again with the word “gun.”

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It was resurfaced after the horrific mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, where a gunman slaughtered 19 children and two teachers. The social media campaign started in 2018 after the National Rifle Association — reacting to several reports on gun violence published in the journal from the American College of Physicians — tweeted “someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane . She lost her daughter Alyssa in the shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida in 2018.” Enraged over Tuesday’s events, medical professionals have reignited #ThisIsOurLane, insisting that gun violence is an urgent pediatric public health emergency. With first lady Jill Biden standing by his side in the Roosevelt Room, the president said, “It’s time we turned this pain into action. “People will say to me, you need to stay out of politics. “We cannot just sit back and do nothing,” Alhadeff said. Just be a doctor, just be a pediatrician,” said Dr. Chris Murphy speaks from the Senate floor.

Mark Kline, the physician-in-chief at Children’s Hospital New Orleans, referring to those on social media, as well as fellow pediatricians.” She says the money could be used for a number of things including getting fencing for the main point of entry and bulletproof glass on doors and windows. So was the gunman. “This is a case of children dying preventable deaths, and that’s our lane, as pediatricians. We are duty bound to prevent children from dying unnecessarily. The lead sponsor of the bill is Congressman Roger Williams of Texas.” The Ulvade tragedy is hard enough to grasp, but it’s only a small fraction of the children who are killed by guns in the U. You feel like you’re being sucked into it and never going to be able to get out.S. READ MORE: Special Education Teacher Could Lose Job After Reportedly Putting Duct Tape On Student's Face In Chester County Authorities say the 18-year-old gunman shot and killed at least 19 children and two adults who were inside Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. "Just days after a shooter walked into a grocery store to gun down African-American patrons, we have another Sandy Hook on our hands.

each year. Recent research found that firearms surpassed car accidents as of death among children and teens in the United States in 2020. Some parents have given DNA samples to help investigators identify the victims. “These kinds of mass shootings rarely happen anywhere else in the world,” Biden said. Researchers at the University of Michigan reported in April that more than 4,300 children and teenagers died as a result of guns in 2020. The second-leading cause of death — motor vehicle accidents — resulted in about 3,900 pediatric fatalities that year. He’s also ordered flags on all public buildings be flown at half-staff. The report, using data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, was published in the .S. "This community in Texas will never ever be the same.