Articles tagged with 'Guns' | Checkup Newsroom

Checkup Newsroom (Guns)

2019
December
17,
2019
| 09:38 AM America/Chicago
As a gun owner, Daniel Guzman, M.D., understands what a rite of passage going hunting is for many kids in Texas. As an emergency room physician, Dr. Guzman also knows the importance of gun safety. Dr. Guzman has seen serious, even deadly conseq...
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February
25,
2019
| 15:39 PM America/Chicago
Once again a local shooting of a small child is in the news and under investigation by authorities. NBC 5 reports that a toddler was shot in the head at a Fort Worth home last week. Police said the child’s mother and father were at the house and t...
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2018
August
21,
2018
| 14:05 PM America/Chicago
WFAA - A new reality: Tourniquets, bandages as school supplies at Fort Worth ISD.     ...
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March
28,
2018
| 13:36 PM America/Chicago
WFAA - Emergency physician Dan Guzman, M.D. launches 'Aim for Safety' program to show the importance of gun locks and safes. Link to story here.     ...
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2017
May
26,
2017
| 10:31 AM America/Chicago
Memorial Day weekend is here and for many of us, this is family time away from the office or school. Unfortunately, it can also be a time of tragedy when kids are rushed to Cook Children’s for help. ...
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March
21,
2017
| 16:25 PM America/Chicago
Last week, five kids, ages ranging from 3 to 11 years old, were treated at Cook Children’s for accidental gunshot wounds. The shootings included a shotgun, two from a handgun, a BB gun and a pellet gun. Fortunately, none of the children died from ...
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2015
November
24,
2015
| 16:11 PM America/Chicago
You may want to double check your child’s wish list to Santa to have a safe holiday season. Corwin Warmink, M.D., medical director of the Emergency Department at Cook Children’s, knows that guns will be a popular gift this holiday season for not o...
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