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Underwater classroom at U of M aims to save lives by teaching survival skills

It’s a unique setting, but experts at the University of Manitoba hope their unconventional classroom on Wednesday night will attract more Manitobans to learn about underwater safety. 330 more words

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Mermaid tails and mermaid fins have become controversial water toys that are targeted at children but may be utilized by adults as a form of abdominal swimming exercise. 801 more words

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Discourage children and adults alike from participating in breath holding contests…

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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

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**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

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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