Madinah Hazim-Adams was devastated when her mother died of a heart attack in 2010. She was so despondent that her world began to fall apart.
In her State of the State address, Gov. Mary Fallin is to be commended for the inclusion of mental health when talking about health and for proposing increased funding for mental health programs. Mental illness is a medical condition of the brain, an organ of the body, and should be treated like any other organrelated malady.