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Swimming pools v wild swimming – a germs expert on which is worse
04/03/2023 09:34 PM | Click to read full article
Wild swimming has grown massively in popularity in recent times. Not only is swimming outdoors a pleasant way to enjoy the sunshine, fresh air and green leafy surroundings, it can also help to relieve stress and elevate our endorphins. But along with the joys of outdoor swimming come some dangers. Of course, swimming in a pool comes with its own set of risks. So where’s cleanest for a dip: swimming pools, or rivers, lakes, canals and the sea? Let’s look at the evidence.