People Who Bought Guns During Pandemic More Likely to Be Suicidal

People Who Bought Guns During Pandemic More Likely to Be Suicidal
(Jake Shane/Quincy Herald-Whig via AP)

People who purchase a firearm during the pandemic are more likely to be suicidal than other firearm owners, according to a Rutgers study.

The study, published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, found that about 70 percent of those who bought a firearm during the COVID-19 pandemic reported having suicidal thoughts throughout their lives, compared to 37 percent of the rest of the community of gun owners.

Read Full Article »


Comment
Show comments Hide Comments


Related Articles