Tag: Water safety

Secondary drowning

Secondary drowning – not to be alarmed, but worth understanding

28.12.2016  

Whilst secondary drowning is rare, understanding the circumstances and symptoms of this condition is worthwhile.

Toddler drowning: alarming statistics and ways to prevent it

Toddler drowning: alarming statistics and ways to prevent it

22.11.2016  

Alarming statistics on toddler drowning underpin water safety message.

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Top Tips for Summer Safety

10.12.2013  

As a paediatric emergency nurse and mother of two, I know each season brings its own set of issues. In summer, it’s the outdoor stuff — from grazed knees and sunburn to drowning tragedies. Being aware of the most common sticky situations kids get themselves into and staying calm and knowing what to do if things go wrong is the key to surviving summer.

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3 Simple Rituals to Help Your Child Conquer Fear and Love the Water

14.04.2013  

Do you have a toddler who hates the water? Here are my three top tips to encourage them to conquer their fear and learn to love the water.

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