Nitrogen Narcosis

Nitrogen Narcosis

Nitrogen narcosis is sometimes referred to as the “raptures of the deep” used in the scuba diving fraternity. Another common term for a scuba diver suffering this condition is said to be “narked”. What is Nitrogen...

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Surfers Ear

Having experienced this myself this week, I thought it would make interesting reading. However its not so common in tropics:- Q: I’ve been told I have surfer’s ear. What does this mean and will it affect my diving? A: An exostosis is...

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Exercise after diving?

For all those hashers that want to run after diving:- Q: I regularly exercise and want to continue my routine on my vacation. I am worried about diving and exercise. Is there any information that can help me plan for both. A: Timing of Exercise...

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