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Nitrox: miracle gas or double jeopardy?

There exists a number of glaring misconceptions regarding the usage of nitrox in scuba diving. Nitrox use may not be as safe as what a...

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...

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...

Back pain: prevention and treatment

Divers can avoid back pain by correcting bad standing, sitting and lifting habits, by performing the right exercise and by doing healthy stretches. In cases wherein the...

How to buy a wetsuit

There's more to it than just choosing a thickness and a color. Our consumer's guide to neoprene shows you the difference between the good....