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LETTERS: Gait Training

doi: 10.1097/01.NNN.0000389988.88807.f9

Nashville, TN

THE EDITOR RESPONDS: Thank you, Marie, for sharing your story and reminding us that certain safety precautions must be taken when exercising in a pool. The Web site of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( provides information on water safety. Exercising with a buddy and under the supervision of a lifeguard are two of the CDC's recommendations.

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