Photo: Morgan Beck Miller

Did you know, the leading cause of unintentional death for children 1-4 years old is drowning?

In fact, almost 70% of drownings occur when your children are not expected to be near the water. 

In an interview with Today, Bode Miller and his wife Morgan Beck Miller share the heartbreaking story of losing their 19-month-old daughter to a drowning accident. 

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Since losing her daughter, Morgan has dedicated herself to raising awareness about water safety for all young children. 

Miller shared videos of her husband and their 2-year-old son practicing in the pool as an opportunity to tag an Infant Swimming Resource instruction program. 

To read more about this heartbreaking story, and what you can do to ensure your children's safety around water, click here

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Liz Coffman has worked in the advertising industry for over 7 years and is passionate about connecting people to the world around them through her writing. Based in the Pacific Northwest, Liz is also a professional musician, avid rock climber, hiker and adventure seeker.

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