Name: Tara Bendler
Myth: If you swim right after eating, you will get an cramp and drown.
Debunking the Myth: Include at least three facts with supporting details that will debunk, or disprove, your chosen myth.
- It is true that blood goes to your stomach after eating but that won’t cause an cramp.
- This myth was created by concerned parents.
- I ate a hotdog and some potato chips then jumped in the pool, and I was fine.
- If you eat too much and do anything active you will get a cramp, not just swimming.