Monthly Archives: April 2015

Hypoxic Blackout in Aquatic Activities is Deadly Serious

April 2nd, 2015 (No Comments)

The practices of hyperventilation preceding underwater swimming and extended breath-holding in the water are dangerous and potentially deadly activities. These activities can put the body in a state of hypoxia—a condition in which the body is deprived of adequate oxygen supply. It is our goal to educate those that we teach about the risks of […]