In 2013, 77 percent of all fatal boating accident victims drowned, and of those who drowned, 84 percent were not wearing a life jacket.
Drownings happen most often in lakes, rivers, ponds, oceans, canals, reservoirs, retention ponds and other open water.
There are some important differences between ocean and pool swimming that you and your kids will want to talk about before everyone hits the beach.
Itchy red bug bites may seem like an unavoidable part of summer, but there are some ways to avoid them.
The best prevention is to teach your children how to recognize poisonous plants and stay away from them.