Tag: Swimming

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What went right this week: ‘Historic’ law to turn Welsh farming sustainable, plus more A new law in Wales will see farmers paid to enhance ecosystems, research hots up on cold water swimming, plus more positive news Economics Environment Society
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‘My problems wash away’: bathers reveal the healing powers of outdoor swimming Amid rising interest in cold water swimming, bathers give personal accounts of why they take the plunge Body & Mind Health Lifestyle Sport Wellbeing
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How the UK fell in love with lidos again – and five that were saved by people power The post-war trend for pulling the plug on lidos is in reverse as people rediscover the benefits of outdoor swimming Body & Mind Health Lifestyle Society Wellbeing
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Cold water swimming provides fresh hope in search for dementia treatment Scientists studying cold water swimmers say changes in their brains during a dip offer hope for a dementia treatment Body & Mind Health Lifestyle Wellbeing
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Lucky dip: the thrill of wild swimming Swimming underneath open skies has a soul-stirring power, writes keen wild swimmer Suzanne Bearne Lifestyle

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