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Scuba Diving Health and Fitness
You need a good health to be a good diver! Read DIVE.in’s guides to living healthier and getting fit for Scuba Diving.
Guides to what you need to know about Scuba Diving and Health!
Unlike many other academic classes that you were required to take in high school or college, scuba classes are much more fun and enjoyable. As a benefit, you do not have to spend a lot of hours in the library or your study room in order to successfully pass...read more
What is Decompression Sickness and What Causes It? Decompression Sickness (DCS) is a condition in which rapid changes of pressure in an environment causes gases to form bubbles of gas, mainly nitrogen. In diving, when the diver descends, nitrogen is breathed in and is...read more
Most people probably think that asthma is a definite contraindication for diving. Divers with perfectly healthy lungs often struggle with underwater breathing; why would an asthmatic even dream of trying it? Note: Before going diving with asthma you shall always get...read more
Are you really fit to dive? And how can you really know what it means to be fit for diving? We look at the “contraindication” and how it relates to fit diving: When starting our diving, almost all organizations require participants on courses to sign a medical...read more
Seasickness is something that most of us have heard of but may not fully understand. All we know is that we would like to avoid it if at all possible. It is no fun to have but is a natural response to the situation that we put ourselves through. This can be extremely...read more
When diving we try to pace ourself and take it slowly to conserve our air, but divers can nonetheless benefit from being in physically good shape. Then what kind of training and how much is needed? Divers often call diving “the lazy man’s sport”, owing to the fact...read more