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Heat limits outdoor activities for Seniors

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Summer is a time filled with vacations and camps, but for the elderly of Gainesville, it isn’t as easy to get out and be active. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Auriel Rolle-Polk reports the summer heat is keeping many senior citizens indoors.

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