Take Steps For A Healthy Swimming Season
Healthy Swimming Season
With summer in full swing, New Yorkers recommended a number of steps can take to ensure a healthy swimming season.
"Swimming is great family fun and great exercise," Commissioner Daines said. "New York has so many wonderful beaches and public pools for us to enjoy. But everyone needs to use appropriate caution to prevent recreational water illness. Whether you go to one of the many swimming pools or beaches regulated by the Department of Health or swim in your own backyard pool, you can practice healthy swimming behaviors and reduce your chance of getting sick."
To keep swimming water clean, practice these personal behaviors: