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Swim Safety and Drowning Prevention

Summer is a popular time for kids to go swimming and it's a great way for them to get exercise.

However, it's important for families to remember the risks of swimming and being near the

water. In this blog, we share some safety tips for drowning prevention.

While you should always follow precautions for all children, keep in mind that toddlers and

children under age 4 are at higher risk for accidental drowning. This can happen even when

your child is not going out swimming. If near a pool, a curious toddler may try to get close and

fall into it without meaning to. Never allow your toddler to go outside alone or be near water

while unsupervised.

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