During the summer, deaths from water related activities increase dramatically. Unfortunately, alcohol use is involved in up to 50 percent of adolescent and adult deaths associated with water recreation. Because alcohol can affect balance, coordination, and judgment, it is particularly dangerous to use while near the water. Add to that the effect of heat and sun exposure, and you have a recipe for disaster. To prevent this, avoid alcohol use when boating, swimming, or supervising children in or near the water.
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