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  • Aquatics Research Institute Created

    In a bid to foster new and ongoing research on the health benefits and effects of aquatics, Washington State University researchers have announced the creation of the National Aquatics and Sports Medicine Institute

  • Data Released for Test Kit Accuracy Study

    The National Pool Industry Research Center has released the results of its study of pool and spa test kits.

  • Experts: More Research Needed on Swimming, Asthma

    Recent studies have suggested a link between asthma and swimming, but an expert panel says more research is needed before a definitive correlation can be made.

  • Study Reveals How Much Water Swimmers Ingest

    Children swallow twice as much water as adults, and swimmers are more likely to ingest water in a pool than a natural body of water, according to a recent study by the US Environmental Protection Agency.

  • Industry Funds Hot Tub Research

    A new industry-sponsored research study is under way to determine the health benefits of soaking in warm water.