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Michael Phelps Tuesday was arrested in his hometown of Baltimore in connection with driving under the influence, speeding and crossing lines, radio detection and rangingOnline.com reports.

The swimming legend was flagged by law enforcement as rode in his Land Rover for exceeding speed limit, according to online reports, and police noticed he exhibited signs of intoxication once pulled over. His BAC registered at nearly two times the state’s legal limit.

Phelps… Continue reading Swimming In Trouble: Michael Phelps Arrested For DUI In Baltimore, According To Reports

Taking a dip in indoor chlorinated pools may induce genotoxicity (DNA damage that may lead to cancer) as well as respiratory problems, revealed a study. However, the authors of the study claimed that the positive health effects of swimming could be maintained by reducing pool levels of the chemicals behind these potential health risks. The [...] Continue reading Swimming in indoor pools could increase cancer risk