Community Voice: Leo Goldman, Golfing with Adaptations
Though Leo Goldman has experienced his share of health challenges at the age of 84 - Parkinson's disease, Bronchiectasis, Congestive heart failure, and now anemia - his involvement in golf has allowed him to thrive, and he is convinced that these resources can be equally beneficial for others who have disabilities.
Leo's physician encouraged him to play golf in order to better manage his health, and Leo admits that benefits have included improved morale as well as better physical and emotional health. Not only does it help him to be more physically active, but he can commune with nature rather than sitting at home and feeling sorry for himself.
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