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5 Water Safety Tips for Kids of All Ages

  1. Protect your new baby from water hazards around the home

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    ​Drowning can happen to any family. It's quick, and it's silent. Never—even for a moment—leave young children alone or in the care of another child while in or near bathtubs, pools, spas, wading pools, irrigation ditches, ponds, or other standing water. During swim times, designate a "Water Watcher" – an adult who will stay within arm's reach to children in the water.

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Last Updated
7/9/2019
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American Academy of Pediatrics (Copyright @ 2019)
The information contained on this Web site should not be used as a substitute for the medical care and advice of your pediatrician. There may be variations in treatment that your pediatrician may recommend based on individual facts and circumstances.
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