Secondary Drowning

What is Secondary Drowning ? Secondary drowning can develop hours after a swim, bath or anything associated with water. This type of drowning results without water in the airways. It is a secondary injury which is often classed as a drowning incident. It is a very mild form of drowning. One takes in a small…

Why Caps and Goggles?

When I was a competitive swimmer, we had no such luxuries such as caps and goggles. We got use to blood shot eyes stinging with the chlorine and no amount of Murine would ease the pain. And our hair which went a greenish color was a badge of honor. A true testament to the hours…

Floaties and Flippers

Long vacation is upon us sooooo, I was hoping those children who have been religiously attending their swim lessons will be practicing their swimming in the public pools, the lakes, the ocean, their paddle pools, their bathtubs and even in their dreams.   Sometimes when we want to relax ourselves around water which our children…