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Drowning is Quick and Quiet, So Keep Your Eyes on Your Kids around Water

Drowning deaths increase up to 89% in the summer months

Larimer County, Colorado It’s a warm summer day and you’re at the beach, pool, or just simply near water with your kids.  886 more words

Water Safety

**This article is written for children who are unaccompanied by an adult while encountering a water emergency.  Some rescue options have been omitted to further ensure the safety of children attempting to perform water rescues.** 565 more words

Water Safety

I played Derby!

On the weekend I hosted a charity scrim. It made me grey, stressed and gave me a whole load of anxiety but it was worth it in the end. 120 more words

Toddlers and swimming lessons: can it increase their risk of drowning?

Parents can enroll their toddlers in swimming lessons to help build water confidence and teach safety. But when it comes to drowning prevention, some experts are warning parents swimming lessons can do more harm than good. 615 more words


Why under water?

The iconic Nirvana Nevermind album cover is probably the best known picture of a baby under water. For fans, it evoked the alternative, anti-corporate cool that was embodied by Nirvana, but for band leader Kurt Cobain, it was about the simple beauty of babies being in water. 888 more words

Baby Swimming

Myths about drowning

Summer weather, and everyone takes to the water to cool down. But beware! There’s a danger that you might not know about…

That danger is click-bait articles that give alarming misinformation about drowning and put people off teaching their children to swim. 890 more words

Baby Swimming