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A homemade sign hangs on the fence surrounded Paradise Elementary School. The school was destroyed by the fire and the rubble is now being bulldozed and cleaned up. Michelle Wiley/KQED hide caption

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6 Months After Paradise Burned, Trauma Endures For Kids And Adults

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A new book explores the psychological harms of domestic violence. Nanette Hoogslag/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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'No Visible Bruises' Upends Stereotypes Of Abuse, Sheds Light On Domestic Violence

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Sakran, a Johns Hopkins trauma surgeon, created the Twitter account @ThisIsOurLane and encouraged other doctors to share their experiences treating victims of gun violence. Courtesy of Joseph Sakran hide caption

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A Trauma Surgeon Who Survived Gun Violence Is Taking On The NRA

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People pray at a makeshift memorial for victims of the Oct. 1 2017, mass shooting in Las Vegas. John Locher/AP hide caption

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A Survivor Helps Other Survivors Process The Horrors Of The Las Vegas Mass Shooting

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Northern California's River Fire tore through a canyon near the town of Lakeport early last week, filling orange-tinged skies with smoke for miles around. Noah Berger/AP hide caption

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California Wildfires Reignite Old Trauma For Survivors Of Last Year's Blazes

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Some firefighters, paramedics and police officers say the tragedies they respond to haunt them, leading to depression, job burnout, substance abuse, and more. Heidi de Marco/Kaiser Health News hide caption

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Free-standing ERs tend to have lower standby costs than hospital-based facilities that have to be ready to treat dire injuries. But the free-standing ERs typically receive the same Medicare rate for emergency services. sshepard/Getty Images hide caption

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A small group prays at a makeshift memorial for victims of the Las Vegas massacre. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Finding A Motive After The Las Vegas Shooting Matters

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People line up to donate blood at a special United Blood Services drive at a University Medical Center facility to help victims of the mass shooting Sunday in Las Vegas. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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Nicole Boykins is principal at Crocker College Prep in New Orleans. The pre-K through eighth grade school is one of five schools in a program to better serve children who've been exposed to trauma. Clarence Williams/WWNO hide caption

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When Schools Meet Trauma With Understanding, Not Discipline

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