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Recreational Water Parks, Spas and Pools Unhealthy?

Public Swimming pools, water parks and spa tubs are not without health risk challenges. Since our skin and respiratory systems are the largest organs, they are capable of absorbing water chemicals and air toxin impurities then enter the blood exchange system. When exposed to over /under chlorination of public use swimming facilities; and poor air quality environments exist, that presents an increased health risk. Learn how to spot the signs and symptoms of poor maintenance practices and unhealthy environmental conditions. Continue reading

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Get your “Swim-On” at the Tigard Swim Center

The Tigard Tualatin Swim Center like many other similar city recreation facilities offers an impressive array of daily and evening activities for all. For example: lap and easy paced swim, deep water aerobics exercise, senior fitness non-impact aerobic exercise, and they have a general use swim session open to the public. Continue reading

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