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These articles have been sent to us by divers.
We hope they will help enlighten your diving knowlege

- Rental Gear Experience
  Trailblazing the Sulawesi & Moluccan Sea
  Travel Planning
  Equipment Care/Maintenance
  Starting a Local Dive Club
  Taking The Plunge
Your First Tropical Dive Vacation
  Land Based vs Liveaboard
What's Right For You

Below you will find a collection of articles by David F. Colvard, M.D., a private psychiatrist and clinical investigator from Raleigh, North Carolina.

These articles are part of a series "A Shrink Studies Scuba" written for the Bonaire Reporter. Reprinted with permission.
Articles are in PDF format

  Does Your Dive Buddy Have Nitrogen Narcosis?
  Nitrogen Narcosis
  Peer Pressure or Disappear Pressure?
  Another Reason to Stay Hydrated
  Nasal Irrigation Helps Divers Clear Ears
  Claustrophobic Student Diver
  Phobias in Scuba Diving
  Relative Risk of Panic During Dive - 2000 Survey
  Obesity and Diving
  Why Did Divers Cancel Dives in 2003?

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