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Survival guide for surf entries

Divers should gather information from surfers, beach residents and divers who have already attempted to dive at a surf zone on a particular beach...

Safe ascents techniques

Speed kills. After turning on the air, the second most critical skill for safe scuba diving is turning off the speed on ascent - which is...

The diver’s most deadly disease

Ask new scuba divers about the bends and they're likely to mumble something about bubbles in the bloodstream and pain in the elbow or...

Riding the rips

A rip current can be a diver's best friend. This phenomenon is produced when waves break on a shallow water bar in rapid succession....

12 hints on avoiding the most common travel injuries and illnesses

Following simple things can help travelers avoid situations and conditions that can lead to injury or sickness. Dive travelers have come up with a list of...