Health and Safety
Proper Hydration for Scuba Divers
Tips for Divers to Deal With Motion Sickness
Hyperthermia and Scuba Diving: How to Prevent Overheating
Flying and Scuba Diving: Safety Guidelines
Scuba Diving While Pregnant - Research and Practical Considerations
Is it ok for a woman to scuba dive while pregnant? The simple answer to this question is that the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the Divers Alert Network (DAN) and most dive organizations recommend no diving for the duration of the pregnancy. However, the rationale behind the assumption that diving and pregnancy don’t mix is not so straightforward.
The Many Uses of Hyperbaric Chambers
As a diver, you’re probably familiar with the term “hyperbaric chamber”, and may have even taken a tour of one. Did you know, however, that hyperbaric chambers come in different types, sizes and operate for many different purposes? So, let’s go ahead and learn a bit more about hyperbaric chambers.