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Diving regulator: Seven deadly sins

A diving regulator is subjected to a wide variety of corrosive contaminants because of the harsh environment in which it must function. Salt air...

Healthy eating for divers: carbohydrates and fiber

Carbohydrates and fibers are two food components that are high in energy that skin divers should eat to build up their strength and stamina. Carbohydrate foods also...

Diving and dentistry

The maintenance of dental health should be of prime importance to the diving enthusiast. Dental conditions such as barodontalgia, joint and facial muscle pain and the...

Advanced diving: using liftbags

Liftbags are indispensable equipment during technical diving activities, where moderately large recoveries are expected. Although they are usually easy to use, divers should always be safety-conscious...

Improving your air consumption

Ensuring an adequate air supply during a dive requires the use of a submersible pressure gage for monitoring air supply. Guestimating one's air consumption...