The WHO reported that 372000 people die annually from drowning.
According to a new CDC report, accidental drownings have fallen from 1999 to 2010.
Experts reported that water births are not safe and could lead to extremely dangerous situations for both mother and child.
The chances of your survival after drowning depends on the location, a new study finds.
A video of a 16-month-old girl swimming alone in three feet deep pool has gone viral.
Due to a lack of death certificate or burial site, it is believed that the rapper Tim Dog faked his own death to avoid paying restitution payments to various women whom he had swindled.
Parents of very young children always need to be alert and be aware as to what their child is up to and what could cause him/her danger. It is easy for toddlers to meet with accidents at home...many of which have even turned fatal for the babies, with drowning being the leading cause of unintentional death among children aged 1 to 4 years-old.
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