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GUEST COMMENTARY: Mental illness a major challenge for youths

Terre Haute native Tommy John posted 288 victories as a Major League Baseball pitcher, but one opponent was too strong to overcome — his son's mental illness. Mental illness remains a prevalent challenge for Indiana youths.

April 18, 2014 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Urge Congress to OK bills on mental illness

GUEST COMMENTARY: Urge Congress to OK bills on mental illness

With national elections over, our country faces many challenges and many possible paths forward. Whatever your political ideology or personal leanings, I ask you to join the fight for smart, efficient, cost-effective legislation for mental health care services throughout our nation so all Am…

November 15, 2012 12:00 am
Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. leaves Mayo Clinic

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. leaves Mayo Clinic

CHICAGO | Questions about Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s health and political future swirled again Tuesday as the Chicago congressman left the Mayo Clinic for the second time but didn't disclose where he was going, even as Congress returned from a seven-week election break.

November 13, 2012 8:00 pm

Jackson's bipolar diagnosis offers chance to rid illness of negative stigmas

Like U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Chicago, many of history's leading luminaries, prominent politicians and inspired artists have suffered from bipolar disorder, a type of mental illness that affects an estimated 2.6 American adults, or 5.7 million individuals, according to the National Ins…

November 03, 2012 12:00 am
Mayo Clinic: Jackson has bipolar depression

Mayo Clinic: Jackson has bipolar depression

In this March 20 file photo, Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Ill., speaks in Chicago. The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., said Monday that Jackson is being treated for bipolar disorder.

August 13, 2012 2:42 pm

NAMI offering peer-to-peer classes

PORTAGE | National Alliance on Mental Illness of Porter County will offer peer-to-peer classes beginning April 3.

March 12, 2012 12:00 am

Depression support group is meeting Monday in Merrillville

MERRILLVILLE | The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance meets at 7 p.m. Monday at the hospitality room in the Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus, 8701 Broadway.

August 13, 2011 12:00 am

Depression, bipolar disorder support group meets in Merrillville

MERRILLVILLE | Adults with depression or bipolar disorder can attend a support group scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at the Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus, 8701 Broadway.

July 20, 2011 12:00 am

Bipolar disorder group meets Monday at Merrillville hospital

MERRILLVILLE | A support group for adults who have depression or bipolar disorder meets at 7 p.m. Monday at the Methodist Hospitals Southlake Campus, 8701 Broadway.

February 25, 2011 12:00 am
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