Tag: dive training

The Drugs I Take to Dive

by David Vickery December 1989. An enormous winter storm in the southeast delayed our flight to Miami and we arrived too late to catch the connection to Grand Turk. After spending an anxious night in the Hotel Mia in the…

Stress in Diving

  I don’t want to participate in any sport in which my species is not at the top of the food chain. — Ken Fonte   Stress in diving is probably the central problem in the accidents and resulting injuries and fatalities that…

Practical Dive Care

by Mel McCombie We’re on a long dive trip and wondering about some everyday practical things—diving with contact lenses, sun protection—and wondered what others have to say? For example, I dive with soft contact lenses; I notice that during dives,…