Staying Safe on the Water This Summer
During the summer, deaths from water related activities increase dramatically. Unfortunately, alcohol use is involved in up to 50 percent of adolescent and adult deaths associated with water recreation. Because alcohol can affect balance, coordination, and judgment, it is particularly dangerous to use while near the water. Add to that the effect of heat and sun exposure, and you have a recipe for disaster. To prevent this, avoid alcohol use when boating, swimming, or supervising children in or near the water.
At The Park at Palm Bay Apartments in Palm Bay, Florida, we believe it’s important to live life vigorously. In order to do so, you must educate yourself regularly with lifestyle-enhancing tips such as these. With this blog post, we seek to improve your way of life through education that promotes self-care.