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Free Diving Hazards

Sam Espinosa parked his battered pickup truck full of yellowfin grouper, snapper, and a smattering of big pelagic fish in front of my¬†office and with obvious difficulty climbed the front walk. He presented himself with progressive symptoms including limb pain,…

Scuba Diving Saved My Life

“You smoked four packs of cigarettes a day?” “Yes.” “Four?” “I said yes.” “Three belts of scotch and fatty shortribs for lunch?” “That’s right.” That was forty years ago. I don’t think I could have entered my ninth decade without…