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Crime-free dive trips

We're not saying bad things will happen to you on your next dive vacation, but we are saying they can happen. Savvy travelers, however,...

More exercises for divers

Healthy exercises and postures for the back, legs, arms, abdomen and neck beneficial for divers are presented. Problematic or harmful exercises are also discussed....

Advanced diving: dealing with surge

Underwater surge can be dangerous even for experienced divers. When confronted with surge, one should stay relaxed and focused on the situation. One should...

Scuba quiz topic: bubbles

Decompression sickness (DCS) is caused by bubbles in the body. However, there are instances when people with bubbles may not have DCS. Information about bubbles...

Dealing with downdraft currents

Downdraft currents such as laminar flows affect wall diving. Divers should be ready to adjust their equipment, particularly buoyancy compensators, to counteract the downward pull of such...