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Latest news on decompression illness

DecompressionSickness
 alt All you want to know about decompression illness


 

If you are a beginner then you will have problem to answer the following questions. However, this encourages you to continue your education and get this important knowledge by reading the attached articles related to the answers. Even though you are an experienced diver, it is often good to have a review and to see where you are to fine tune or learn again about decompression illness in scuba diving. Because diving safely is all about this topic (of course, air management and mix is the primary concern but we will send another questionnaire on that) we encourage all of you to master this topic.

 

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Psychology in teaching scuba diving for a child-Part3

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 alt Psychology for child in teaching scuba diving-Part 3/3


Water is the expression of the unconscious, its own truth, place of the secret and unknown motivations…

Water, original element, before the language, allows descending and reaching the things of the lower level, place of the founding images.

 

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Psychology in teaching scuba diving for a child-Part2

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  Psychology for child in teaching scuba diving-Part 2/3

Being in water, it is to be a body aware of itself, it means aware of:

- its envelope which defines an inside and an outside,

- gravity which is not obvious any more here and must be tested in the inner side of the body (lung ballast),

- a balance to be maintained around a centre of gravity that almost disappeared...

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Psychology in teaching scuba diving for a child-Part1

psychokids2   Psychology for child in teaching scuba diving-Part 1/3
If there is one topic which is developed very little in the scuba diving instructors training it is for sure psychology. However, this parameter is undoubtedly one of the most important tribute to the success while training a beginner. This is even more critical when it is about child. This article tries to give funding elements allowing an approach of the child beyond any technical consideration.
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Diving Accidents Requiring Recompression - Part4/4

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Breathing air contaminated by exhaust fumes or other sources of carbon monoxide by accident. Carbon monoxide self-poisoning is also used as a suicide technique and chamber operators are likely to treat such cases, which are generally more severe than the CO poisoning which occasionally occurs in divers.
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Diving Accidents Requiring Recompression - Part3/4

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There are a number of manifestations of decompression ­illness which occur commonly and these are outlined below. They may occur alone or in combination. Occasionally, unusual cases occur and in such instances, the use of additional descriptive terms may be required.
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Diving Accidents Requiring Recompression - Part2/4

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Rather than imposing this somewhat artificial classification on the decompression disorders, a better understanding of the natural syndromes is likely to result if a descriptive system is used. To simplify what could otherwise end up as a bewildering collection of terms, the symptoms and signs of decompression illness will be discussed using evolution and manifestation terms.
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Diving Accidents Requiring Recompression - Part1/4

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By including the evolution and manifestation terms in the phrase 'decompression illness', a highly flexible diagnostic label can be applied to any case.
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Teenager Scuba Diving accident and survival-Part2

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  Teenager Scuba Diving accident and survival-Part2
Hi everybody. My name is Antony, 15 years old, and I am happy today to be alive after my diving accident last year so that I can tell you what happened during this special day on Tuesday 17th of August, 2010. Here is below the part 2 of my incredible story.
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Teenager Scuba Diving accident and survival

ScubaAccidentArt
  Teenager Scuba Diving accident and survival
Hi everybody. My name is Antony, 15 years old, and I am happy today to be alive after my diving accident last year so that I can tell you what happened during this special day on Tuesday 17th of August, 2010. I sincerely hope my survival will help other people, diver or non-diver, to prevent such accident from happening again with probably fatal issue.
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Dives at Phuket

PhuketDive   Scuba Diving at Phuket in July
I wanted to try diving from Phuket during this season. In July this is considered as low season because the risk of  strong showers is big so that it makes the visibility lower than usual. Actually I have been told that you cannot expect good visibility in Thailand in general. At best in some area you will get 15 meters.
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Choosing your Scuba Diving Equipment

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With numerous spots around the world perfect for scuba diving, the hobby is one of the most rewarding. Bermuda is exceptionally popular, due to wreckage and coral reefs that you can explore up close. With diving gear, you can remain under water for long periods of time, giving you sufficient time to enjoy all the beauty.

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