Sinus barotrauma can be very unpleasant.Read Story
Ensure your dive shop has properly trained and certified technicians.Read Story
A dive accident's psychological aftermathRead Story
A seemingly mild injury can lead to serious symptoms.Read Story
Dive injuries aren't always what they seem.
Proper care of injured divers means ruling out all possibilities.
Reassuring an anxious diver may not always be the right approach.Read Story
Injured divers should be treated promptly, but delays don't always mean bad outcomes.
Divers aren't the only explorers who experience pressure-related problems.
Running out of breathing gas is the most significant trigger in diver deaths.
Making critical decisions to prioritize careRead Story
Relief from symptoms doesn't always mean a cure.
Self-diagnosis can lead to delays in the medical care you need.Read Story
Small, easy-to-ignore symptoms are often the first signs of decompression sickness.Read Story
Emergency oxygen is only the first step to treating suspected cases of decompression illness.Read Story
A lost weight belt and a rapid ascent lead to a case of AGE.Read Story