Access Forums
HomepageSubmit News
Homepage Your Account Search Website Our Reviews Access Forums View Topics Logout
     
 Home

 Shadow Board
 Regionalisation
 Regional Update

Calendars
 ASA National Events
 ASA Meet Calendar
 ASA Swim Calendar
 ASA Diving Calendar
 ASA WP Calendar

Contact

Development
 Bagcats
 Camp - BAGCATS
 Camp - Youth
 Courses
 Equity
 EWSSD
 Plans
 Swim 21 - Updated
 Swim 21 Database

Meets
 Programme 06
 QTs 06
 Programme 05
 Entry Forms 05
 5k Challenge
 QTs 05
 Disabilities 05
 Meet Licensing

Multimedia

News
 News Archive
 News Summary
 Newsfeeds
 News by Topic

Offers
 Promotions
 Special Offer

Resources
 Interactive
 Links
 Officials Tests
 Search
 Sections

Results
 Rankings
 Records & CBT's 05
 Records & CBT's 04
 Champions 04
 Results Age 03
 Results Youth 03
 Results Champs 03
 Results Age 04
 Results Champs 04
 Results Masters 04
 Results Masters 05
 Results Relays 04
 Results Youth 04
 Results Age 05
 Results Youth 05
 Open Water 04
 Synchro Age 04
We have 4 guests and 0 members online

You are an anonymous user. You can register for free by clicking here

Drug Free Sport
  • British Swimming Doping Rules
  • Supplements poster
  • Drug Information Database poster
  • Drug Advice poster
  • Drugs & Role Models in Sport - HoC Select Committee transcript
  • Quotes

    Troops hunting for Saddam's weapons of mass destruction have searched 87 "prime" sites in Iraq and uncovered a training facility for Iraq's Olympic swimming and diving teams. One suspected underground chemical weapons stash at the Malab Ashab Chemical Co. was opened up, said sources, and a swimming pool exposed.

    -- Mirror 4th June 03
    Bulletins
    June 05
    June 05 News
    June 05 Regionalisation
    June 05
    Regionalisation

      Midwifery advice
    Printer friendly page |
    Posted by: Admin  Friday, 13 January, 2006  03:32 PM
    New Parents across Gloucestershire areare being given a free booklet by midwives containing water safety, basic life support and choking advice. The Swimming Teachers Association (STA) has produced the document and is now distributing it to all post-natal health workers.

    Roger Millward, chief executive of the STA, said: "Drowning is the third largest cause of death among children in the UK, and at the STA we have always been vocal about our desire to educate parents about water safety. Only if parents are aware of the dangers can they avoid them, and if this leaflet prevents even one death then it will have been well worth it!"

     1 Comment

     
     Username
     Password
     Remember me


    Don't have an account yet? You can create one. As a registered user you have some advantages like a theme manager, comments configuration and posting comments with your name.
    · More about Education
    · News by Admin



    Midwifery advice | Login/Create an account | 1 Comment
    Threshold
    Comments posted are owned by the poster and are not, unless otherwise stated, the views of Western Counties ASA.
    Re: Midwifery advice (Score: 1)
    by Lesdebenham on 28 Sep, 2005 - 03:35 AM

    (User info | Send a Message)
    Whilst I believe that this is a worthy initiative, I do not believe that it qualifies as midwifery advice. Surely the heading would attract more attention if it was something like "advice to youngs mothers" or "STA inititive targets new mothers"

    On a semantic point, midwives are only involved with a young mother during pregnacy and up to 10 days after birth, so really if the STA is targetting all "post-natal workers" it hardly affects midwives at all.


    All logos and trademarks in this swimming site are property of their respective owner. The comments are those of the writers and
    are not, unless stated, the views of Western Counties ASA. Syndicate our news using the file backend.php.