Category: Health

Dive into the Pink
Health News

Dive into the Pink Holds First Dive Charter of 2016 Season

In late October, nonprofit organization Dive into the Pink held the first of three 2016 scuba events to benefit investigation of diver health among breast cancer survivors.

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calorie counting tips
Health

Calorie Counting Tips for Divers

Counting calories is one of the ways we measure our fuel intake vs. our energy expenditure. Why does it matter for divers?

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Burpees for Scuba Divers
Training Health

Burpees for Scuba Divers

Although burpees aren’t anyone’s favorite exercise (no kidding), incorporating them into a dive-fitness routine can offer a quick total-body workout.

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Exercising with Your Dog
Health

Exercising with Your Dog Improves Dive Fitness

The dog days of summer are upon us. Exercising with your canine companion is not only a good way to spend time together, it can also improve your dive fitness.

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New stuff
Tilikum

Tilikum’s Death and the Future of SeaWorld in 2017

The controversial documentary “Blackfish,” featuring killer whale Tilikum sparked a world-wide discussion on cetacean captivity. Now that Tilikum has died, what’s next for SeaWorld and captive cetaceans in general?
by Jessica Macdonald
Best Vancouver Dive Sites

Best Vancouver Dive Sites

Some of North America’s best temperate diving is on Canada’s west coast. The best Vancouver dive sites are less than a 40-minute drive from the city’s center, but a world away.
by Robert Osborne
Guiding Experienced Divers

Guiding Experienced Divers

Unlike new divers, who are happy just to be underwater and think everything they see is awesome (because it is), those with a few dives under their belt can be a bit of challenge. As a professional guide, how do you keep your most experienced divers happy?
by Guest Author

NOAA releases draft proposals for new national marine sanctuaries in Wisconsin and Maryland

NOAA is soliciting public input on draft proposals for two new national marine sanctuaries in Wisconsin and Maryland.
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