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Can I Dive With Asthma, Diabetes, Cancer, or Heart Disease, and after suffering DCS and Pneumothorax?

Bad news from your doctor doesn't have to mean the end of your diving career. Here's the current thinking on diving with asthma, diabetes, cancer, and heart disease, and after suffering DCS and pneumothorax.

First Aid for Divers

In a scuba-diving emergency, every second counts. Don't waste a single one wondering what to do.

The Wetsuit Workout

Out of shape for diving? Dive stronger, breathe better, and look lean in your neoprene. Exercises to make you a stronger, fitter diver.

Equalize Every Time

There's more than one way to clear stubborn ears. Find the one that works for you.

Symptoms Scuba Divers Should Never Ignore

Bad things can happen to even the best divers. Here are injury symptoms scuba divers should never ignore.

Dive Training Tips: The Diver's Mouth

Dive Training, Safety, Skills and Medicine: How to beat jaw pain and make sure your teeth don't explode under water.

Dive Training: End Ear Pain

Do you have trouble equalizing your ears underwater? These 6 expert tips will help you clear your ears faster than you can say Valsalva maneuver.

Grace Under Pressure: Dealing with Panic Underwater

Panic may be the No. 1 cause of scuba fatalities, and experienced divers are not immune. Here's how to keep your cool when things turn rough under water.