Decoding the MAHC: The Model Aquatic Health Code
The MAHC is a free resource based on science and best practices. Government agencies and the aquatics sector can use the MAHC
to make swimming and other water activities healthier and safer.
300 Million: Trips people in the U.S. make to pools and other swimming areas each year.
People who swim can enjoy:
Increased physical & mental health.
Lower risk for chronic diseases, joint & muscle pain, death.
Increased quality of life & decreased disability in older age.
Infographic Source: https://www.cdc.gov/mahc/infographic-decoding-lg.html