Ear Pressure: Equalize’em!

260201_513618305372517_378627471_nEspecially potential divers who are making “try dives” without scuba in a pool or in shallow water, has the fear of “hurting ears“. When I meet with people and tell them that I am a professional scuba diver, their first question is “don’t your ears hurt while diving?” This is a typical but important question. Every diver should know how to prevent their ears hurt. Don’t worry, there are several solutions to avoid this situation. In my article today, I’ll talk about the “ear squeeze” and “equalization“. [Read more…]