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swimming

Exercise boosts kids’ brain health, too

Working up a sweat is good for cognition, whether you're 8 or 80.

Patient Story

A silver lining

Heart transplant recipient and competitive swimmer Fred Nelis makes a formidable showing on the world stage in Spain.

Brush up on swim safety for summer

Pediatricians' group offers tips on how to protect kids by the pool, lake or ocean.

Mid-life exercise could jog your memory

A combination of aerobic and resistance training is best for boosting brain health.

Headed to the pool? Protect yourself

Bacteria and viruses can make you sick if you don't take precautions.

Patient Story

Hope floats

In his first major swim competition since his heart transplant two years ago, Fred Nelis proves he’s unsinkable.

Breath-holding games are dangerous

CDC warns that even seasoned athletes can drown.

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