Researchers in Australia have recently reported that swimming can increase a child's intelligence. At least one YMCA aquatics instructors seems to agree.

"It teaches them another way of dealing with being afraid of things and it also teaches them the concept of actually doing more than one thing at a time," said Saunte Bruton in a report from WBTV.

Check out the video and see for yourself how Bruton and some parents have supported the claim that swimming can make a person smarter. Read More