Dr. Sanjay Gupta Gives Advice on Talking to Kids About School Violence

December 17, 2012 9:15 am

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta has been covering Friday’s tragedy and called in to “On Air with Ryan Seacrest” on Monday from Newtown, Connecticut to give advice to parents on talking to their kids about school violence.

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Dr. Gupta explained: “You don’t want to give unnecessary graphic details on something like this. Age appropriate is key. In medicine we sometimes say you check your own pulse before going in to treat somebody and you want to check your own feelings here as well. Parents want to be a social support for kids and I think that whole idea of making sure that you’re filling that role is very important.”

Listen to the full interview below.


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