Water Safety News

Date Posted
Article Title
11/23/2007
Fetal Exposure to Arsenic Affects Genes

Contaminated water could boost child's cancer risk, study finds

11/20/2007
Hurricanes Katrina, Rita Left Skin Rashes in Their Wake

CDC researchers detail dermatologic conditions of workers rebuilding New Orleans

6/16/2007
A Safe Summer Means More Fun for Kids

Experts offer parents common-sense tips to protect children from injury

1/10/2007
Florida 'Red Tides' Can Irritate Asthmatics

Study finds just one hour on the beach during algae bloom decreases lung function

12/21/2006
A Checklist for Avoiding Common Holiday Dangers

Pediatric group urges families to wrap the gift of safety for children

8/22/2006
Good Parenting Can Cut Kids' Sunburn Risk

When attentive moms and dads teach safer behaviors, kids have better time outdoors

4/7/2005
Health Tip: Swim Safely

Suggestions when you're around water

1/6/2005
Doctor: Tsunami Damage 'Like a War Zone'

Witnesses devastation, helps victims in Sri Lanka

5/28/2004
Make Swimming a Safety Sport for Kids

Advice on how to make sure your children don't drown

4/22/2004
Swimming Pool Safety

Rules you should follow

3/30/2004
Water Baby

Be cautious about child swimming programs

8/30/2003
Water Skiing Can Include Rough Waters

Take precautions before taking to the waves

11/14/2002
Home Water Safety

Prevent drowning where you live

7/19/2002
E. Coli Slips Through Some UV Water Purifiers

Low-pressure UV lamps don't wipe out all bacteria, study finds

7/8/2002
How Much Water Do You Need?

Mayo Clinic offers some guidelines

9/5/2001
Media Shark!

Expert says publicity over attacks overblown

7/18/2001
Study: Teflon® Byproduct Might Harm Environment

But experts and DuPont say there's no threat to human health

7/2/2001
Study Outlines Where Kids Drown

Tubs worst for babies, pools for tykes, freshwater for teens

5/25/2001
Booze and Boats a Bad Mix

CDC study finds alcohol involved in 60 percent of drownings