swimming on your period

Auntie Maureen’s Quick Guide to Swimming on your Period

You may have noticed that when you get in the shower or go swimming, your period has stopped. Psyche. Surprise to you my friend, because sadly, it has not stopped. The water in the shower creates the illusion that it has stopped because of its constant flow downwards. While in a swimming pool, lake, or …

Can you get the HIV / AIDS virus from a swimming in a public pool?

Recently, my family took a trip to the public pool.  It was great!  They have a slide, which the kids used for hours.  Me and my girlfriends did some sunbathing.  The boys played volleyball.  The pool was crowded with kids and adults, and everyone had so much fun!  We were there for about 3 hours. …

Visit Lake Dojran And Heal Yourself

In a previous article here on Beach Baby, we have written about Macedonia’s famous Lake Ohrid and praised it for its beauty, history, nightlife, and so forth.  You might just think that Lake Ohrid is the only jewel in Macedonia’s crown. As it stands, Lake Ohrid is not the only lake with amazing beaches where …

We Review The Best Pool Floats of All Time!

Pool floats are one of the essential pool accessories, and kids and adults alike go crazy for them!  Just the sight of a bright and colourful pool float is enough to make any gathering turn into a party. Strange as it may sound, a pool float can be your best friend, whether you like to …

how to be a better swimmer

How To Be A Better Swimmer

So, you think you know how to swim.  You probably do – according to a recent Red Cross survey in 2014, nearly half the population of the United States swims regularly, with the core skills needed to be safe in the water. This is called “water competency”, and involves the following qualifications: “…Stepping into water …