By John Ericson | Mon, 09/02/2013 - 19:34
Long-distance swimmer Diane Nyad became the first person to cover the distance between Cuba and Florida without a shark cage or flippers.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 08/10/2013 - 15:58
Solar-powered chairs slide disabled people into the Greek sea, giving them a chance to partake in a simple pleasure.
By John Ericson | Thu, 06/27/2013 - 21:30
Primary amebic meningoencephalitis, caused by the parasite Naegleria fowleri, has a 99% fatality rate and is usually not diagnosed until it's too late.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 21:47
More shallow water injuries result in emergency room visits than previously reported, highlighting the importance of safety when swimming in the ocean.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 06/18/2013 - 18:21
Regularly swimming in chlorinated pools can increase your risk of asthma and other health issues.
By Amy Boulanger | Tue, 06/18/2013 - 12:01
Read about public pool safety tips to help keep your child safe in the water.
By Lizette Borreli | Fri, 05/17/2013 - 15:01
Disinfectant byproducts in pools can cause long-term health illnesses in swimmers.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/16/2013 - 12:02
A new CDC report suggests that more than half of public swimming pools in the US are contaminated with human waste.