By Bob Denney
According to an independent study conducted in 2008 by the Rand Corporation, one in five service members, or at least 300,000, suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or major depression.
Such imposing numbers reflect a generational issue facing both professionals and dependents of the men and women who have served this country.
Orlando, Fla. – The 57th PGA Merchandise Show began with pomp and ceremony, an appearance by Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, announcement of a golf-industry initiative to represent the economic, environmental and human impact of the sport to legislative bodies at the local, state and federal level, and a major announcement by The PGA of America Thursday at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.