Originally from the UK, Jessica now lives on South Africa's spectacular east coast. She's a qualified PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, as well as a keen conservationist and shark fanatic. When she's not underwater, she can be found at her computer where she works as a freelance diving and travel writer.
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We look at five rewarding Caribbean dive destinations that are welcoming visitors in the wake of this year’s hurricanes
We look at diving whilst pregnant - the theoretical risks for Mom and baby, and the evidence that exists to support them.
Beginner divers often experience difficulties during training or first dives. We take a look at some common issues.