This number is a big jump from the 13 cases in The best thing to do when at these places, is to place water shoes or any foot covering on your children and do not let them go barefoot! There always seems to be something to worry about when you are a mom and summer brings new worries. Who would have though that going to a public swimming pool could trigger an asthma attack. Between the years and in the United States, they have found that the level of the bacteria Cryptosporidium has doubled. The girl was believed to be waiting for her turn in the 0.
A public pool is no different than all of these places.
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Pregnancy and parenting news, given to you in a way nobody else has. Inthere were nearly 2, people who became sick from this bacteria. Recently, a review was done by the Centers for Disease Control did a whopping 84, inspections at over 48, public swimming pools across the United States. There is a difference between a pool in a friend or family members backyard and one that is for public use. We have covered a lot of what some may say as pretty-to-be-expected pool dangers, this next one may come as a shock to some as it is not one we would automatically think of. Skip to main content. Shockingly, in a Belgian study, they found that kids who frequently swam in public pools where chlorine was present and had proteins that showed they had just as much risk of developing asthma as cigarette smokers.