Monthly Archives: May 2009
Ever wondered why your skin wrinkles up like a prune in the water? Or why you get so tired swimming in the sea?
Anyone who has taken a long bath or gone for a swim can attest to a certain pale pruniness of the skin that goes away harmlessly after a little while. And anyone who has spent a day at the beach … Continue reading
Get exercise and go weightless! As swim instructor and five months pregnant with my first child I have found that being in the water has incredible benefits for not only me but my baby as well. The added weight and … Continue reading
Swine flu, like the avian flu in 2006, has gained a lot of press as it quickly spread throughout the developing and emerging world. The imagery of large crowds wearing surgical masks and wholesale slaughter of entire livestock populations adds … Continue reading