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E-Medical Health: What is the Bends?

Understanding the Bends and DCS (Decompression Sickness) for Scuba Diving

The bends (aka decompression sickness - DCS) is one of the most dangerous and yet preventable conditions that can arise from diving. We all learn the basics in our Open Water Certification, but I recommend investing the time to learn more about DCS - what it is, how to prevent, and what to do if it happens. Click Here


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