Harvard Health Blog
Stay safe in (and on) the water
By: Celia Smoak Spell, Assistant Editor, Harvard Health Publications Headed to the beach or a day out on the lake? Most likely youíll protect yourself from the sun with sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses. Maybe you also take along insect repellent. But how good is your water safety knowledge? You canít tuck it in a beach bag or backpack, but it essential to a good day on the water.