Megan Denny


Recent blog posts written by Megan Denny

It Happened to Me: Decompression Sickness / The Bends

It Happened to Me: Decompression Sickness / The Bends

11 December, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

  The scenarios below are based on real-life diving incidents documented by Divers Alert Network (DAN). Diver Experiences Leg Issues After Suspected Spinal Cord DCI After surfacing from an 80 foot (24 meter) dive, a diver experienced nausea and pain between her shoulder blades. It was her first dive of […]

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Eco-Friendly Green Gift Ideas

Eco-Friendly Green Gift Ideas

7 December, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

Is it better to give? To receive? We think it’s better to give an eco-friendly gift that shows you care about the gift recipient and our ocean planet. Sustainable Gift Ideas “Green” gifts made from recycled and upcycled materials support the environment and give your gift recipient a great story […]

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Top Reasons You Should OptUnderwater

Top Reasons You Should OptUnderwater

6 December, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re contemplating on your plans for the holiday season, here are our top reasons to OptUnderwater… OptUnderwater: the shopping crowds are a lot more fun to hang out with   OptUnderwater: because experiences are always better than things   OptUnderwater: to reduce your impact on the environment   OptUnderwater: […]

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Give the Gift of Exploration

Give the Gift of Exploration

1 December, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

FACT: Experiences Make You Happier Than Things Happiness doesn’t come from the things you own, it comes from things you do and the people who share your adventures – and we have the science to prove it! San Francisco State University recently conducted a study that found people who spent […]

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6 Ways Scuba Diving Can Help You Beat Holiday Stress

6 Ways Scuba Diving Can Help You Beat Holiday Stress

28 November, 2017 at 7:58 am Comments are Disabled

Whether you dread the holidays or jingle all the way, the last few weeks of the year can be an intense time. There are gifts to buy, parties to attend, and way too much delicious food to eat. To help you stay healthy and combat holiday stress, here are some […]

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Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Specialty

Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Specialty

13 November, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

What is marine debris? Marine debris is anything that doesn’t belong in the ocean. Typically, marine debris refers to trash discarded by humans: plastic, glass, aluminum cans, fishing nets, etc. Ocean debris is costly to marine life and people. In 2016 alone, divers reported 1,624 entangled marine animals, and “ghost” […]

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