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Added by Laurie Batter on October 31, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
I’ve written a lot of columns in my nearly 10 years as editor of Aquatics International. But this one is the most difficult. This is the one where I say goodbye to a magazine I’ve come to love like a child and a group of professionals I’ve gotten to know like family.
Our November/December issue of the magazine is the last in which my name will appear on the masthead as editor. And as with so many good byes, this one is bittersweet. The bitter part is knowing how much I will miss…Continue
Despite the passage of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool Safety Act, the construction of barrier fences around private pools, an increase in the number of learn to swim programs targeting young children (ages 1-4), the drowning rate in this category remains alarmingly high, especially among African American children.
During a drowning survey by Fletemeyer, it was discovered that nearly 58 percent of…Continue
Added by Dr. Ivonne Schmid on October 10, 2012 at 8:17am — No Comments