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Swimming Safety & Developmental Benefits for Young Children

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Today’s Brains in Toyland segment regards water safety for young children and the benefits swimming has on the developing child.

We have Lorene Janowski, a Life Guard/Water Safety Instructor and Advanced Clinician of Occupational Therapy in the pediatric rehabilitation program at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.

Are those inflatable arm bands a hidden danger? When is the best time to introduce children to swimming? What is the overall impact on devvelopment? We'll look at these questions and more. 

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Best, The KidsAtoZ Team

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