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Valeant to spend about $1B on maker of women's libido drug

...Drug Administration has unfairly overlooked women's sexual disorders. But the company gave no hint of plans to sell the drug to...men's erectile dysfunction by increasing blood flow. But disorders of women's sexual desire have proven resistant to drugs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-20/valeant-spend-about-1b-mak
Fogle to plead guilty to sex acts with minors, child porn

...will each receive $100,000. Fogle will also be required to register as a sex offender and undergo treatment for sexual disorders.The government has agreed not to seek a sentence of more than 12a½ years in prison, and Fogle has agreed not to ask for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-19/fogle-plead-guilty-sex
FDA approves first pill aimed at boosting female libido

...drug for premenopausal women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder, a lack of sexual appetite that causes distress.Surveys...relationship issues, medical problems, depression and mood disorders.The diagnosis is not universally accepted, and some psychologists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-08-19/fda-approves-first-pill-aime
Veterans K-9 Solutions, a nonprofit group, pairs service dogs with veterans in need

...coming to get me. And I'm scared. I'm anxious. I'm angry," he said.Williams has suffered from post traumatic stress disorder since 1968. In 1992, he was given a 100 percent PTSD rating, meaning he has total occupational and social impairment, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-08-03/veterans-k-9-sol
Keep program as-is

...for three years; an administrator for another three years in a psychoeducational school; a teacher dealing with behavior disorders in a regular school environment; and a high-school principal, I can attest to the positive benefits of therapy for severe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-18/keep-program
CSRA Parkinson's Support Group to lead Moving Day walk

...information on new exercise focused on Parkinson symptoms, and Buff Farrow, manager of Clinical Research for the GRU Movement Disorders Clinic, discussed Parkinson's disease and sponsored research. .For more information about the CSRA Parkinson Support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-08-11/csra-parkinson-s
Linnea Shepeluk - Philip Veazey

...University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and a Master's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Linnea is currently employed by J.Z.Pediatric Therapy in Jacksonville, N.C., as a Speech and Language Pathologist...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000175467520
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Officials warn of firecrackers' impact on veterans with PTSD

...who are using firecrackers to celebrate the Fourth of July to be cautious around veterans who have post-traumatic stress disorder.Psychologist Corissa Callahan works with veterans at the Shepherd Center in Atlanta and tells WABE-FM (http://bit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-04/officials-warn-firecrackers-
Veteran's daughter turns pain over suicide into mission to help

...healing.Now, as an employee of Children of Fal len Patriots, she raises money and awareness of post-traumatic stress disorder and the aftermath of devastation and hopelessness that often accompanies it.June is PTSD Awareness Month. One in five veterans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-14/veterans-daughter-turns-pain
Curation program helps veterans in Augusta to find a new start

For Charlie Andrews, being a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder used to mean experiencing flashbacks to his time in Iraq, being hypervigilant around his wife and children, and dozing off at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-17/curation-program-helps-vetera