Published: Jun 14, 2012 3:18 PM EDT
Updated: Jun 14, 2012 3:31 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Although the death rate for drowning in the U.S. has gone down in the last decade, drowning leads to more deaths among young children aged 1 to 4 than any other cause, except birth defects, a new report from the CDC reveals. 

Here to discuss drowning prevention is Dr. Annette St. Pierre-MacKoul.