In celebration of Dive Safety Month, the Divers Alert Network this week announced plans to highlight the importance of dive safety, training and education during the month of June: “DAN’s wealth of important safety information will be delivered to recreational and professional divers using a multi-pronged, social media and online campaign designed to engage and […]
Scuba Diving Medical Matters
The latest medical issues from around Scuba Diving including features from Divers Alert Network
Renowned diving and environmental physiologist Dr Neal Pollock will be heading up the Divers Alert Network‘s 5th Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Course in May. The six-day course — designed primarily for physicians — will be held at Little Cayman Beach Resort in Little Cayman from May 3rd to May 10th, 2014. It also may be of value […]
Dr. Richard Vann has been selected by the Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences for induction into the academy’s 2014 Fellow Program, otherwise known as the “NOGI” Science Award. The NOGI is the oldest and most prestigious in the diving industry, having been “been awarded on an annual basis since 1960 to a select group […]
Divers Alert Network is featuring 20 of its most popular seminars available online for free for divers to use to enhance their dive safety education, the organization announced recently. Presented by leading dive safety medical and research experts, these safety seminars cover important topics including ear injuries, decompression illness, dive accident management, medications and diving, […]
Have you ever suffered from a headache whilst diving? Dr Allan Kayle from DAN helps get to the root cause of headaches whilst diving and how you can avoid them!
Robert N. Rossier from DAN Discusses Decision-Making and Accident Avoidance
DAN Reminds Divers of the Reasons for Good Aural Hygiene
Writer Jennifer Wiley talks about her experiences as an intern with DAN.