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Health Beat: Domestic Violence Prevention

Benita Zahn
Updated: January 28, 2021 02:26 PM
Created: January 28, 2021 01:00 AM

The numbers are startling -- 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men will experience severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Those are the figures from the CDC. Incidences have been on the rise during the pandemic. Sarah McGaughnea, Unity House's director of community engagement for domestic violence services, talks about how to prevent it and how to help those affected.

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