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Accidental Drowning

'Colin's Hope': A World Where No Child Drowns

Dorian de Wind | Posted 07.07.2016 | Parents
Dorian de Wind

One in five of the average of 3,536 annual fatal unintentional drownings in the United States, are children 14 and younger. This means that on average every year approximately 700 children drown. One of those children was little Colin Holst.

Drowning Can Happen To Anyone

Claire McCarthy, M.D. | Posted 08.13.2013 | Parents
Claire McCarthy, M.D.

Tragedies like these happen to other people, we often think. It doesn't happen to us. Especially something like drowning, because that seems so simple to prevent.

Heroic Act Cost This 9-Year-Old Her Life

Posted 11.20.2012 | Impact

The family of 9-year-old Brandi Odom is hailing her as a hero after she bravely saved her younger brother from drowning at Alabama's Bear Creek pond o...

POOL TRAGEDY: Two 5-Year-Old Girls Drown In Georgia Pool; Father Of One Blames Grandmother Of Other

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.12.2012 | Crime

Two five-year-old girls lost their lives Sunday after drowning in a pool at a home in Dallas, Ga., and the grandmother of one is being blamed for the ...

WATCH: How To Keep Kids Safe From Summertime Hazards

TODAY | Posted 08.29.2011 | Healthy Living

As Alice Cooper’s famous song goes, “School’s out for the summer!” While the summer season brings some of childhood’s best joys -- summer ca...