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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
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-24/augusta-tech-offers-troop
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/3-indicted-death-restrained-c
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/program-helps-parents-help-c
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-06-16/poll-ailing-isakson-still-suppo
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-10/isakson-plans-third-senate-c
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-15/fish-roddick-team-doubles-atlanta
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-29/governor-signs-autism-bill
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-22/prosecutor-seek-indict
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-04/georgia-jail-death-rul