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Gas Management 101

Gas Management 101

The DAN World team discuss the importance of gas management, and offer some advice on ways to maximise your dive time It’s almost impossible to...
DAN Blog - Decompression Sickness

DAN Blog – Decompression Sickness

This month the DAN Blog focuses on Decompression Sickness One hour after diving, the room started spinning… A DAN member experiences severe dizziness, tingling and impaired balance...
Scuba Diving Emergencies DCI, dehydration or a cardiac event

Scuba Diving Emergencies DCI, dehydration or a cardiac event

Scuba Diving Emergencies DAN Column DCI, dehydration or a cardiac event  While on a diving holiday in Papua New Guinea, a diver experienced symptoms that could...
Neurological DCS Bubbles on the Brain

Neurological DCS Bubbles on the Brain

Bubbles on the brain how to tell if your buddy has neurological DCS Would you recognise if your buddy was experiencing neurological DCS? Learn to...
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DAN, Replacing dive computers and BCDs

How Old Is Too Old Replacing dive computers and BCDs Everyone loves the smell of a new car, but eventually, the car develops problems, and...
Injured Diver - Stephen Frink

What Happens If You Fly After Diving

Symptoms return after flying: Did the diver fly too soon? Divers Alert Network looks at a case where a diver was evacuated for recompression but...
10 Things You Might Not Know About Decompression Illness (DCI)

10 Things About Decompression Illness (DCI)

DAN WORLD - 10 Things You Might Not Know About Decompression Illness (DCI) Remember that the term decompression illness (DCI) includes both decompression sickness (DCS) resulting...
Diving After COVID-19: What we know today

Diving After COVID-19: What we know today

DAN - Diving After COVID-19: What we know today COVID-19 symptoms range from mild to severe. Some people have no symptoms at all while others...
Scuba Units Not Suitable Substitutes for Ventilators

DAN: Scuba Units Not Suitable Substitutes for Ventilators

DAN: Scuba Units Not Suitable Substitutes for Ventilators   DAN has received several inquiries about the use of scuba equipment to aid in the battle against...
DAN, CPR and COVID-19, Protection

DAN, CPR and COVID-19

DAN, recommendations regarding CPR and COVID-19 As most of us are aware, COVID-19 can be contracted by coming into contact with droplets of bodily fluid...

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