Everyone should know about water safety, especially children with autism. Enrolling your children in swimming lessons helps prevent drowning. Autism and water obsession go hand in hand. It is important to teach children with autism how to stay safe in all bodies of water including bathtubs and swimming pools. This can potentially save their lives. […]
5 of the Best Aquariums in North America
The ocean is the heart of the Earth that is home to a wide variety of sea creatures. It also serves as a means of transportation, sustenance and adventure. Water covers 70% of the planet and mankind has only explored 5% of its depths. Although visiting an aquarium will tell you what we do know! […]
How to Teach Autistic Children to Swim
Teaching a child with autism how to swim can be tricky. Through consistency, patience and qualified swimming instruction, swimming can be fun. Having a properly trained instructor is key for children with autism. According to the National Autism Association, between 2009 and 2011, 91% of drowning incidents in the US involved children with autism. Water […]
Winter Activities for Kids: Keep them Active All Year Round!
For our friends north of the equator, it’s still winter! Snow is still on the ground and the holidays are over. The kids are getting restless and what will you do to keep them active and occupied!? Look no further than our top winter activities for kids to keep them active this winter! So dress […]
Vertical Water Training: AquaFit is Your Next Best Workout Program
Being part of a training group or class at your local gym is lots of fun! Great music, awesome instructors and a nice sweat are the highlights. Imagine all of those things but in a pool! Vertical Water Training (VWT) or AquaFit is not your typical fitness class. They give everyone the benefits of conventional […]
How to Make the Ultimate Emergency Kit
What should you put in your first aid or ultimate emergency kit? AquaMobile answers this question with our list of essentials below! #1 Ultimate Emergency Kit Item: Backpack A backpack is essential to having the perfect emergency kit? Where else can you store the rest of your kit? Be sure to have one that is big enough […]
Eat. Sleep. Swim?: The Science Behind How Swimming Can Improve Mental Health
A dip in the pool feels great and the question is why? Why does your mind feel refreshed after a swimming lesson? How does swimming affect your mental health? Research demonstrates that exercise positively impacts our mental health. So let’s dive into the world of neuroscience and find out why our brains love swimming as […]
Salt Water Pool vs Chlorine: What’s the Difference?
What are the differences between saltwater and chlorine pools? Is one better than the other? Let’s review the pros and cons of each so you can decide for yourself! Salt Water Pool Saltwater pools differ from chlorine ones for a variety of reasons. Time to discuss the pros and cons of choosing this type of […]
Chlorine and Babies: Is Chlorine Safe for Babies?
A baby’s first swim can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience! You probably have plenty of questions about chlorine and babies. How early can I bring my baby into a pool? Is it safe to dunk a baby underwater? However, everyone wants to know: is chlorine safe for babies? Chlorine has plenty of effects and […]