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October is the National Domestic Violence Awareness month.
Strangulation and concussion are two significant and common injuries that result from domestic violence.
Petechia eye is another injury that may be hidden from plain view because tiny blood vessels (capillaries) break open.
Full health exams are necessary to submit along with a police report.
A legislation was created to cover the costs associated with examining victims of domestic violence. Each exam costs the county $500.
If you or someone you know suffers from domestic violence, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 or visit their website www.thehotline.org.