Category: Health

Dive Vertigo
Health Training

Top Tips for Managing Dive Vertigo

Dive vertigo is an extremely unpleasant sensation. What’s the best way to avoid it or manage it if vertigo strikes when you’re underwater?

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Scuba Diving as Meditation
Health New to Scuba Training

Scuba Diving as Meditation

Many non-divers think of scuba as extreme. But many of us already hooked on the sport think of scuba diving as meditation.

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Scuba Diving and Altitude
Health New to Scuba Training

Training Fundamentals: Scuba Diving and Altitude

You must exercise particular care when mixing scuba diving and altitude. Why is that? And how can altitude affect your dive trip?

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Scuba Diving With a Hangover
Health

Scuba Diving With a Hangover

It’s getting late the night before your dive, but your new buddy suggests one more cocktail. What are the implications of scuba diving with a hangover?

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New stuff
single use plastic

Canada Bans Cetaceans in Captivity — and Single-Use Plastic

Good news coming out of Canada: the country has passed legislation to ban breeding or keeping cetaceans in captivity — and all single-use plastics by 2021
by Rebecca Strauss
Tobruk

Diving the ex-HMAS Tobruk in Queensland

Just when you thought scuba diving in Queensland couldn’t get any better, you've got to add the enormous ex-HMAS Tobruk to your bucket list.
by Guest Author
trends in diving

Trends in Scuba Diving

What’s next in the underwater world? Here are our picks for a few trends in scuba diving to keep your eyes peeled for.
by Andy Phillips
Rebreather Diving

The ABCs of Technical Diving: Q through T

Here’s the next in our series on the ABCs of technical diving, starting with Q for questions and ending with T for turn pressure.
by Yvonne Press