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    When Abuse Turns Deadly

    December 19, 2014 Having a gun at home increases your risk of being killed by your abuser | Survivors of domestic violence are often told to “just leave,” in r... read more

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    Domestic Violence Doesn't Take a Holiday

    December 15, 2014 Survivors can face an increased risk during the holiday season | This year, as you hang the twinkling lights and decorate your mantel with sprig... read more

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    Violent Teen Relationships Lead to Lower Income

    December 15, 2014 Study shows abuse is related to future earning potential | As teens begin to navigate the new and exciting world of “more than just friends” rel... read more

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    Rebuilding Your Self-Esteem After Abuse

    December 10, 2014 5 ways you can start feeling good about yourself and the world again | After escaping an abusive partner, starting a new life can feel empowerin... read more

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    Survivor Selfies

    December 08, 2014 Does posting online photos of the aftermath of abuse help or hurt the cause? | When Angela Brower’s boyfriend became abusive, she broke off the ... read more