When the dog days of summer approach, a refreshing frolic in a pond or pool is just the thing to put a smile on your furry friend’s face. Pooches dash and dive into creeks or take swimming lessons in special doggie pools. Pets might even enjoy a game of fetch by the water’s edge. Whether there’s a heat wave or a snow storm, the Philadelphia area offers a few awesome locations to take that pup for a swim.
Just in time for the long holiday weekend, the nation’s top consumer safety agency has a warning for parents before they buy a portable pool.
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Some popular summer activities, like swimming, can hurt your smile. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains
A 7-year-old girl was taken to an area hospital Sunday afternoon after crews rescued her from the Schuylkill River.
There is one truth related to exercise that cuts across all lines. Consistency of exercise leads to better results.
It’s been nearly six months since Fran Crippen, a champion swimmer from Conshohocken, died during an open-water meet in Dubai.
City officials say all 70 city pools will be open this summer.
United Arab Emirates swimming officials are citing “overexertion” as the cause of U.S. national team swimmer Fran Crippen’s death and deny reports that the American had a heart attack during a race in the country.
by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough Over the years I have talked about knee pain on dozens of occasions but there’s a good reason for that. Many people suffer from knee pain.
by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough Every summer there are tragic reports of drownings. Many could have been prevented. Sadly, many people fail to take the necessary precautions to help avoid problems.