U of Hawaii Hyperbaric Chamber Now Accepting Patients
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BREAKING: University of Hawaii Hyperbaric Treatment Center Accepting Patients

Divers in Hawaii and surrounding islands have been without proper hyperbaric chamber access since the fall of 2017. That has just changed.

This is huge news for recreational, technical and scientific divers here on Hawaii.

University of Hawaii Hyperbaric Treatment Center is now accepting patients on a case-by-case basis. 

According to the University …

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Expedition Divers Training Camp in Belize

Do you want to see the second largest barrier reef in the world, dive the Blue Hole or one of the largest seacaves in the world? Expedition Divers is organizing a Diver Training Camp in Belize during March 2018!

Our mission is to dive and train divers in some of the …

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Using VA Education Benefits to become a Dive Professional

Believe it or not, if you honorably served in the United States Military you can use your VA Education Benefits to become a Dive Professional.

These benefits can cover all costs for tuition, equipment, and even a housing allowance while you train. But there is a lot to know and …

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How Quickly a Dive Can Go Wrong

The other night I joined up with a local boat here on Oahu to do a closed circuit rebreather training dive. The main goal was to work on skills and build hours for the next level of certification. We were heading to a site called Shallow LCU, it’s a wreck …

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Drysuitdive.com is now Team Exploration Divers

photo credit: Pacific Edge Photography

We are changing our name (re-branding) from Drysuitdive.com to Team Exploration Divers.

If you’ve recently attempted to enter drysuitdive.com into your browser, you’ll notice that you’re now being taken to Team Exploration Divers. We are rebranding and as such you’ll be seeing some changes around.

The name change won’t …

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Only Hyperbaric Chamber in Hawaii is Not Accepting Patients

Have you actually thought about what you would do if you experienced symptoms of decompression sickness (DCS) or decompression illness (DCI)?

Would you call 911 or do you have the Divers Alert Network (DAN) emergency hotline number available?

Both are viable options depending on where you are diving. The most …

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Photo Essay with Michael Zeigler of Sea in Focus

Michael Zeigler is a professional underwater photographer who runs Immersed Imaging and Sea in Focus. We’ve got a great interview with Michael coming up so stay tuned for that; he details what it takes to become a professional underwater photographer and some of his recent adventures. If you’re interested in …

Jani Expedition Divers
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Jani of Expedition Divers Interview Sneak Peek

This is Jani of Expedition Divers, doing what he does best – even tossing us the Shaka because who wouldn’t want to hang loose on a deco stop!?

We sat down with Jani to chat about diving, expeditions, adventure and life (all that other stuff pretty much is life though, right!).

 

Jani …

Witness to War: Truk Lagoon's Master Diver Kimiuo Aisek
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Witness to War: Truk Lagoon’s Master Diver Kimiuo Aisek

I first read Dianne Strong’s biography of Kimiuo Aisek in preparation for my Truk diving trip. I knew very little about Truk or diving on Truk, aside from it was a notorious wreck diving locale.

When I stepped off the plane, the story of Kimiuo came alive. I was transported not …