• By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    DIVING WITH A CRACKED TOOTH

    My dentist says I have a cracked tooth. Do I need to have this fixed before I dive again?

    Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    BREATH-HOLD DIVING AND SCUBA

    I love diving and I also love snorkeling. I understand that breath-hold diving after scuba diving should be avoided. But I've read...

    Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    INTER-ISLAND FLIGHTS

    While vacationing in St. Maarten, I plan to do a day trip to Saba, with the intention of doing 3 dives. I would fly out in the morning,...

    Vacations, Flights, Diving, Flight, Fly, Vacation, Trip, St. Maarten
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    LENS IMPLANTS AND DIVING

    My ophthalmologist has scheduled me for cataract surgery next week. The surgery will include lens implants. I have scheduled a dive...

    Vacations, Vacation, Train, Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    MALARIA MEDICINES & DIVING

    My husband and I are planning a trip this fall to Papua New Guinea, where we expect to enjoy several days of diving and a couple days...

    Recommender, Trip, Diving, Fall
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    MASSAGE & DIVING

    I've been told not get a deep tissue massage the same day as diving because it can cause DCS. Is this true?

    Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    HEREDITARY HEMORRHAGIC TELANGIECTASIA

    I have wanted to dive for a long time. I have a condition known as HHT. Will this stop me from diving?

    Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    POLYCYTHEMIA VERA

    Any adversity or cautions needed when diving with polycythemia vera (increased red blood cells and elevated o2 levels that could be...

    Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    DIVING AND CONCEPTION

    I cannot find any information regarding my specific concern. I know women should not dive once they are pregnant but what about if...

    Women, Diving
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 15, 2019

    MEASLES - PACIFIC ISLAND COUNTRIES AND AREAS

    A resurgence of measles cases has been seen in all WHO Regions since 2017. In the Asia Pacific Region, outbreaks of measles have been...

    Pacific, Asia, Australia, news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 13, 2019

    PAROXYSMAL SUPRAVENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA

    I have been diagnosed with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. I have had 3 incidents since march 2012 that resolved without intervention....

    Recommender, Diving, Trip
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 13, 2019

    ZIKA VIRUS OUTBREAK

    A Travelers advice from DAN

    Traveling, Travel
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 13, 2019

    EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE - DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

    Twenty-seven new confirmed cases were reported from 4 to 10 December in the ongoing Ebola virus disease outbreak in North Kivu and...

    news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 13, 2019

    DENGUE FEVER - AFGHANISTAN

    On 1 May 2019, in response to increasing numbers of dengue fever cases in Pakistan and India, health authorities in Afghanistan heightened...

    Traveling, Travel, Health, History, news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 6, 2019

    EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE - DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

    Nine new confirmed cases were reported from 27 November to 3 December in the ongoing Ebola virus disease outbreak in North Kivu and...

    Health, news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Dec 5, 2019

    MIDDLE EAST RESPIRATORY SYNDROME CORONAVIRUS - THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA

    From 1 through 31 October 2019, the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported 15 additional cases of Middle East respiratory...

    Health, news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Nov 30, 2019

    CIRCULATING VACCINE-DERIVED POLIOVIRUS TYPE 2 - AFRICAN REGION

    Outbreaks of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 have been reported in several countries in West Africa, central Africa and...

    Africa, news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Nov 30, 2019

    DENGUE FEVER -SPAIN

    On 6 November 2019, the Spanish authorities reported a likely sexual transmission of dengue between two men who have sex with men in...

    Spain, Madrid, news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Nov 29, 2019

    EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE - DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

    Six new confirmed cases were reported between 20 to 26 November in the ongoing Ebola virus disease outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri...

    news
  • By RSS Mix   -   Nov 28, 2019

    CIRCULATING VACCINE-DERIVED POLIOVIRUS TYPE 2 - PAKISTAN

    Through national disease surveillance, an outbreak of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type-2 has been confirmed in Pakistan...

    Wellness, Corporate, news