After serving in the U.S. Coast Guard, Donald experienced manic episodes and was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. One episode resulted in a confrontation with the police and jail time. Upon his release, Donald found support from VA doctors. Treatment allowed him to understand and manage his bipolar disorder and lead a better life.
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