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10 Drowning Myths Everyone Still Believes

Everyday Wellness Learn how to prevent, spot, and rescue a swimmer in trouble. Drowning doesn’t need to happen Jag_cz/Shutterstock Every year, there are 3,536 deaths caused by unintentional drowning in the United States, says the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). You can prevent drowning deaths by taking swim lessons (no matter your… Read More »

5 menstruation myths you must leave behind

Approximately half of the world’s population experiences, will experience, or has experienced menstruation, and yet myths about this biological process still abound. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some of the most widespread menstruation misconceptions. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some widespread myths surrounding menstruation. As of 2017, the world’s population numbers 7.53 billion… Read More »