Swimming is a great activity for kids and safety should always be top on the list. It only takes a few seconds before anyone can silently slip under the water. Children and weak
swimmers are especially at risk. Many kids love the water but they can misjudge their own swimming ability. Constant supervision is vital to ensure they stay safe while swimming. Here are some tips to prevent drowning:
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