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...

Augusta Tech offers troops, veterans space of their own

...concentration did not falter, a remarkable sight for a former infantry and supply soldier diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder.After he enrolled at Augusta Tech on May 1, Jones, 30, said he struggled to escape the psychological wounds he endured...

3 indicted in death of restrained college student at Savannah jail

...deputies, one of whom suffered a concussion and a broken nose.Attorneys for Ajibade's family say he suffered from bipolar disorder, and his girlfriend gave police a bottle of his prescription medication when they arrested him.The Georgia Bureau of Investigation...

Program helps parents help children

...a child are a challenge for any parent, but in this case, they can be especially dangerous.The boy has hemophilia A, a disorder that prevents blood from clotting properly. Any bumps, scrapes or bruises that he gets can create a serious medical problem...

Poll: Ailing Isakson still supported

...more likely to elect him to a third term.Isakson revealed last week that he was diagnosed with the degenerative neurological disorder in 2013. It gave him a stiff left arm and causes him to shuffle when he walks, but as it advances, he is likely to develop...

Isakson plans for third Senate campaign despite disclosure of Parkinson's diagnosis

...medicines for his condition, which was first diagnosed in August 2013. Parkinson's is a chronic and progressive movement disorder, and the 70-year-old lawmaker in recent months has walked with a noticeably slower, shuffling gate that he said is a...

Fish, Roddick to team up in doubles at Atlanta event

...few years," Fish said Monday on a joint conference call with Roddick."Still sort of fighting the battle of the anxiety disorder, trying to get a firm grip on how I feel after matches," added the 33-year-old Fish, who was born in Minnesota and...

Governor signs autism bill

...insurance coverage requirement for autism known as Ava's Law in honor of Ava Bullard of Lyons, a 10-year-old with the disorder.To the roar of a crowd of legislators, parents and children with autism, Deal signed HB 429 Wednesday, saying it's one...

Prosecutor to seek indictment in jail death of Savannah man

...her when officers tried to separate the couple. The woman gave police a bottle of pills prescribed to Ajibade before they took him away. Attorneys for Ajibade's family in Hyattsville, Md., say he suffered from bipolar disorder.

Georgia jail death ruled a homicide by blunt force by coroner

...isolation in a restraining chair, where he was later found dead.Attorneys for Ajibade's family say he suffered from bipolar disorder and his girlfriend gave police a bottle of his prescription medication when they arrested him.O'Mara said he suspects Ajibade...