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Double Lung Transplant Man in Michigan Recovering
...." The cause of the crash was still unknown, but divers
searching the lake off Milwaukee identified a debris field Friday on the lake bottom containing much of the wreckage, said Keith Holloway, spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board. Heavy equipment will be needed to raise it, Holloway ...
Ancient Healing Technique Gains New Popularity in Iraq
... was also traditionally used by the historic pearl divers
of the Gulf to prevent diseases before they embarked on their three-month-long pearling expeditions out at sea. "I sought out many physicians but they were all useless, so I decided to try this," said Abu Tareq, 56, now one of Hajam's regulars. "I fe...
Hunt for Sea Delicacy Taking a Toll in California
...ubborn, snail-like creatures from rocks. Veteran divers
and even the rock-pickers who ply chest-deep water... bobbed up and down between breaths of air. Some divers
awoke as early as 4 a.m. to make the winding 90-mile trek north from the San Francisco Bay area to t...
Robotic Surgeon to Team Up With Doctors, Astronauts on NASA Mission
...hey can be carried in dive bags by technical scuba divers
and fit into the limited space. Most importantly, the engineers wrote an instructional manual so crew members could reassemble the robot and troubleshoot any problems they encounter. 'When you build a technology as a lab prototype, it takes someone...
Training Breathing Muscles Improves Swimmer's Performance
...nvironments (CRESE), shows that swimmers and scuba divers
can improve their swimming endurance and breathing... "Specific respiratory muscle training could allow divers
in the military, civilian rescue services, commercial enterprises and sport to perform better underw...
No Link between Scuba Diving and Impaired Lung Function
...t the German Naval Institute have found that scuba divers
do not have an increased decline in lung function,...// The study was conducted on 468 military scuba divers
in addition to a comparison 'control' group of 122 military submariners, all of whom were men. The r...