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Focus on Water Safety Wherever You Play
June 2019 | Issue No. 186
5 Things You Need to Know About Water Parks, But Probably Don’t

85 million people visit indoor and outdoor water parks each year. Were you one of them? Are you planning a trip to one this summer?

As a parent, it's important to know what to look for. Here is some information and reminders to help keep your family safe and healthy should you find yourselves at one of the 1,300 water parks in the United States. We promise, some of this may surprise you! (Plus, you'll have great conversation starters for your summer BBQs!)  Read more

Swimming is not only a sport, it’s an important life skill! The AAP recommends swim lessons as a layer of protection against drowning that can begin for many children starting at age 1.  But, remember, swim lessons don't make kids "drown proof." Learn more here and get answers to swim lesson FAQsRead more

 Swim Lessons: When to Start & What Parents Should Know
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