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Doctors' Kitchen Knives Ban Call?

A&E doctors are calling for a ban on long pointed kitchen knives to reduce deaths from stabbing.

A team from West Middlesex University Hospital said violent crime is on the increase - and kitchen knives are used in as many as half of all stabbings.

They argued many assaults are committed impulsively, prompted by alcohol and drugs, and a kitchen knife often makes an all too available weapon.

The research is published in the British Medical Journal.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/4581871.stm

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Plastic knives, nothing sharp, and don't forget to put something in the drinking water.

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Better start cornering the

Better start cornering the market on precut foods.

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