That neighbor who keeps losing his temper at his wife? It's costing you, big time.

This short video really makes you think about all the ripple effects of domestic violence. And it happens to men and women alike.

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It's not just a family matter. It's a community ill. Reducing domestic violence rates will make for a healthier, better environment for everyone.

But because it's so easy to turn a blind eye to it until we know for sure how it affects us personally, this video puts it into clear context.

When you consider the stat below, it suddenly becomes obvious why the dollar figure that we spend on treating domestic violence is so high.

On your street, on your block, in your city — domestic violence is all around us.

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