Cedar Park Pediatrician Gives Water Safety Tips for Children
July 10, 2017
Swimming and summer go hand in hand, but Dr. Christine N. Hoang, Pediatrician at ARC Cedar Park wants to remind all parents that swimming and water safety also go hand in hand! Dr. Hoang has a golden rule when it comes to kids and water, be it pool, lake, stream or ocean. She says, “The golden rule for water safety is to teach children to always ask permission to go near water.”
In this recent podcast from the ARC Healthcare Minute on KLBJ News Radio AM, Dr. Hoang discussed water safety for children, giving several helpful tips to parents. Among those tips, she says, “You can enroll your child in swim lessons, and teach your child to always use the buddy system.”
Dr. Hoang’s golden rule for parents? “Creating some guidelines for water safety will help make the hot days cooler, and more fun for everyone.” To hear all her advice, listen to the podcast.
If you would like to make an appointment to see Dr. Hoang, call ARC Cedar Park at 512-259-3467 or make an appointment online.
For more health tips from ARC doctors, tune into the weekly ARC Healthcare Minute which airs on KLBJ News Radio 590AM/99FM. You can also listen to podcasts from past episodes on the ARC website.