Category Archives: Health

Scuba Diving Whilst Pregnant – Is It Safe?

Whether you are already pregnant, or you are thinking of starting a family and are wondering whether or not that scuba diving trip next year is such a good idea, it’s incredibly important to understand the medical implications of scuba … Click to read the full article

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All About Extreme Sports Insurance

Average Joe thinks that life is something to be ordered off of a menu. After waiting in line, he selects a main course, an entrée and dessert – his career, family and hobbies – and then patiently waits in the … Click to read the full article

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Why Pilates Is An Integral Part Of Extreme Sports Training

Extreme sports are incredibly dangerous. Whether you are a downhill mountain biker, a motocross rider or a snowboarder; you are at constant risk of injury. Not only are you constantly risking being injured, but you need to train hard in … Click to read the full article

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Check Your Travel Insurance Before You Go Zorbing

People who like to travel know how frustrating it can be to not be able to experience a unique attraction because of travel insurance restrictions while visiting another country. Travel insurance companies do have the habit of acting like “party … Click to read the full article

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Decompression Sickness – What Causes it and How to Avoid It?

Scuba diving is not danger free and providing that you have received your dive training at a fully registered dive school you should be aware of any pitfalls and dangers that can arise during a dive.  Part of the planning … Click to read the full article

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Avoiding Altitude Sickness on Your Snowboarding Trip

One of the best things about extreme sports is that they can take you to some interesting places.  What generally makes them so interesting, however, is that they are as inhospitable as hell.  Whether we’re talking about the top of … Click to read the full article

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Scuba Diving Insurance

Whether the words “scuba diving” make you squeal with delight or send chills of terror through your spine, two things are very certain; 1. It can be dangerous 2. Insurance companies know this.  We all know that insurance companies are … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Sports Insurance – What is it and Do You Need it?

For most, getting insurance coverage of any kind (life, health, etc.) is not difficult. That is, until you mention to your agent that you spend your free time swimming with sharks or jumping off cliffs. It’s usually at this point … Click to read the full article

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