Study: Every 5 days, child dies in portable pool

June 20, 2011 at 4:05 am in Grand Forks Herald

The research being published today in the journal Pediatrics shows 209 deaths and 35 near-drownings of children under 12 from 2001 through 2009. Most of the children, 94 percent, were under 5, and 81 percent of the accidents happened during summer months. Continue Reading