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Mal de mer
Motion sickness or sea sickness.
Familial condition produced by an Read the rest of this entry »
Lowering of body temperature by full body immersion in cold water. See hypothermia.
Infection with the Human Immune Virus. Not necessarily a contra-indication of diving.
Infection, Marine Wound
Infection with marine organisms that are Read the rest of this entry »
The “H” Factors in Diving
Half the time it takes for a dissoved gas in a tissue (such as nitrogen) to equilibrate to a new pressure, or to reach full saturation at a new pressure. Theoretical tissue half times are used in designing dive tables and algorithms for dive computers.
Related to Haldane’s theory that nitrogen is taken up and given off in exponential fashion during a dive, and that there is Read the rest of this entry »
What Affiliation you use ?
PADI, but we’re not proud we’ll accept any PIC /C card issued.
Dive times and sites:
They dive daily at ten and two, though if there’s a Bianca C we try to do that at nine so then the dive times are eleven and two. As for sites we tried having a schedule once but no one ever wanted to adhere to it so now we decide once we know who’s diving and their abilities. Times are approximate because someone always arrives late.
Is there a Decompression Chamber?
No, however there are Decompression chambers in Read the rest of this entry »