Ohio suicide deaths rose in 2021 after two-year decline
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May 17, 2023Read more →
They put their lives on the line for our country, but the hidden toll for our service members and veterans is often post-traumatic stress disorder.
And many of them suffer in silence.
“This is going to be the first time I’m talking about this in a very public forum,” said Army Captain Danny Eakins.
He is sharing his story in hopes of saving a life.
“I’m a survivor of suicide while on active duty,” Eakins admitted.
Eakins enlisted in the U.S. Army after 9/11. While training to become an officer, he was injured both physical and mentally.