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*  Drowning Investigations - Redorbit
When people sink beneath the surface of the water, they initially react by holding their breath. This continues until they have ... After prolonged immersion, the outer layer of skin may become completely separated from the feet and hands and come off in a ... Also contrasting previously held theories, recent research suggested that the heart and kidneys can compensate for large ... to breathe, thereby involuntarily inhaling a large volume of water, which either enters the lungs (in most instances) or ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/400990/drowning_investigations/
*  Freediving in Thailand: My Workshop Notes - Nick Gray
In SCUBA, they teach you to never hold your breath. But in freediving we always hold our breath. ... Note for fun dives: wait at surface at least 2x of underwater dive for breathe-up ... After learning some techniques to calm the body, I held my breath for 1:30, then 1:45, then 2:06. ... She was working for Blue Immersion dive shop, which exclusively provides free diving training on Koh Tao. ...
  https://nickgray.net/freediving-notes/
*  Our First Jadak President: David Maraniss' Barack Obama - The Millions
"I'd rather treat loneliness like the air I breathe, and breathe it with you." But Maazel pulls away from any treacle by ... Once the war ended, "Klaus grabbed hold of the family business as he'd previously grabbed hold of weapons: calmly and coldly," ... On the surface, Woke Up Lonely reads like a spy vs. spy thriller. Thurlow Dan is the leader of the Helix, a Scientology-like ... The book he worked on in his final months -- this memoir, When Breath Becomes Air -- has achieved tremendous recognition as a ...
  https://themillions.com/2012/06/our-first-jadak-president-david-maraniss-barack-obama.html
*  Scuba diving - Wikipedia
A surface marker buoy on a line held by the diver indicates the position of the diver to the surface personnel. This may be an ... Critically, the lungs are susceptible to over-expansion and subsequent collapse if a diver holds their breath while ascending: ... which is completely independent of surface supply, to breathe underwater. Scuba divers carry their own source of breathing gas ... Dry suits are usually used where the water temperature is below 15 °C (60 °F) or for extended immersion in water above 15 °C ( ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scuba_diving
*  Physiology of underwater diving - Wikipedia
Several factors influence the diver, including immersion, exposure to the water, the limitations of breath-hold endurance, ... usually the air at the surface. When this internal oxygen supply is depleted, the animal suffers an increasing urge to breathe ... There are three different mechanisms behind blackouts in freediving: Duration-induced hypoxia occurs when the breath is held ... Breath-hold blackout is a loss of consciousness caused by cerebral hypoxia towards the end of a breath-hold dive, when the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Physiology_of_underwater_diving
*  Diving cylinder - Wikipedia
... and can be any size that can hold enough gas to get the diver safely back to the surface. For open-circuit scuba divers, there ... In some open circuit scuba systems this can happen quite suddenly, from a normal breath to the next abnormal breath, a breath ... Excess heat can be removed by immersion of the cylinder in a cold water bath while filling. However, immersion for cooling can ... Another type of small independent air source is a hand-held cylinder filled with about 85 litres (3.0 cu ft) of free air with a ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diving_cylinder
*  Best Travel Writing - Blog
I held the rice bowl that my father once held and raised it up to the light, admiring its abstract and modern design, curling ... Unable to hold back, the whole way to the hotel we gave voice to our outrage. At the same time, we prayed the driver wouldn't ... I tried to breathe slowly and soak in vitality of the moment. Time and space stood still as my ego momentarily vanished, only ... My heart slows down, and I catch my breath. We take a selfie. I take photos for a young couple, for a young man alone, for a ...
  http://www.besttravelwriting.com/btw-blog/
*  Glossary of underwater diving terminology - Wikipedia
... by cerebral hypoxia at the end of a deep breath-hold dive during the latter part of the ascent or immediately after surfacing ... BK hook A type of safety lifting hook which is held closed when under load by a lever system where the weight of the load holds ... when the swimmer does not necessarily experience an urgent need to breathe. 2. Scuba and surface-supplied diving: Loss of ... The feet can be brought together after initial impact to limit depth of immersion in moderately shallow water, by applying fin ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_underwater_diving_terminology
*  Freediving - Wikipedia
This consists of a preparation "breathe-up", followed by a short (typically 1 minute) breath hold taken at rest. Without ... Besides the limits of breath-hold, immersion in water and exposure to high ambient pressure also have physiological effects ... Exceptions to this rule are the bi-annual World Championship for Teams held by AIDA, where the combined score of the team ... The freediver must usually swim laterally to exit the cave before ascending to the surface. The freediver may also pull on ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freediving
*  Full text of 'The Boy Scouts for Uncle Sam'
The submarine could be felt to leap upward toward the surface. The boys held on for dear life, exchanging rather alarmed ... "Hold on! Hold on! Not so fast!" laughed Lieutenant Murray. He took his powerful naval binoculars from their case and carefully ... Scarcely daring to breathe, Rob listened with all his might to the conversation of the oarsmen. At the same time the thought ... Nor did any of the party show him by looks or words that so much as a breath of suspicion attached to him. This was by the ...
  http://archive.org/stream/theboyscoutsforu32460gut/32460.txt
*  Freediving
This consists of a preparation "breathe-up", followed by a short (typically 1 minute) breath hold taken at rest. Without ... Limits is a record discipline that allows the athlete to use any means of breath-hold diving to depth and return to the surface ... Free Immersion is the discipline in which the athlete uses the guideline to pull him or herself down to depth and back to the ... An exception to this rule is the bi-annual World Championship for Teams, held by AIDA, where the combined score of the team ...
  http://www.poseidon-krabi.com/freediving/
*  Drowning - Wikipedia
Drowning can be considered as going through four stages: Breath-hold under voluntary control until the urge to breathe due to ... Active drowning People, such as non-swimmers and the exhausted or hypothermic at the surface, who are unable to hold their ... Some evidence of immersion may be unrelated to the cause of death, and lacerations and abrasions may have occurred before or ... If the person is cooperative they may be towed in a similar fashion held at the armpits. If the person is unconscious they may ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drowning
*  At the intersection of art and research :the teaching of poetry/the poetry of teaching
Shelley: Karen holds her breath each night,. holds Clay in the swaying single-wide,. fingers her engagement ring. and prays for ... surfaced. I printed out a copy of "Saturated with Poetry:. First Draft of a Teacher," held it in my hands, and had an. anxiety ... "orchestrated immersion" (1991, 107).. The thrust of orchestrated immersion,. specifically, is to take information off the page ... Shelley: I breathe better these last few months, having. remembered how liberating it is for me to read and. write poetry-- ...
  http://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00013053/00001
*  Water - Wikipedia
Marine mammals, such as dolphins, whales, otters, and seals need to surface periodically to breathe air. Some amphibians are ... Immersion (or aspersion or affusion) of a person in water is a central sacrament of Christianity (where it is called baptism); ... "Space Cloud Holds Enough Water to Fill Earth's Oceans 1 Million Times". Headlines@Hopkins, JHU. 9 April 1998. "Water, Water ... The Ancient Greek philosopher Empedocles held that water is one of the four classical elements along with fire, earth and air, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Water
*  boating
He held onto his kayak for as long as he could before he slipped under. Neither the kayaker nor his dog survived. (dispatch.com ... On the body's surface, the blood vessels constrict, causing a sharp rise in blood pressure and heart rate, which can lead to ... Release the winch strap at the bottom of the ramp right before you enter the water and have an assistant hold the bow and stern ... He was sweating and out of breath and collapsed onto the deck. Bob had had a heart attack. Mary went into crisis mode. She'd ...
  https://usia.com/tag/boating/
*  Holographic Touch® • The Female Pelvis
Sense your immersion with the support of earth's field. *Breathe into your back-body. Become aware of the broad soft weight of ... Soften any holding in your jaw. Sense the weight of the bone, your teeth, and the fullness of your tongue. Gently place the tip ... Take a breath through your nose. You may begin to sense the vomer and nasal septum; follow their diagonal path into your nasal ... With a sense of the anterior surface become aware of your coccyx at the tip of your tail. Notice any tucking or pulling to ...
  http://holographictouch.com/female-pelvis.html
*  On Spirituality
... how shallow it is and how often we actually hold our breath without even realizing it. I discovered SPIRE, which is currently ... I first attended the event two years ago (see my blog post from 2012), when it was held in Marin, just north of San Francisco. ... We stopped at red lights again and started to breathe a calmer air. We also brought sandwiches and wine out to the ocean's edge ... In this bubbled existence, I was meant to be protected from the waging cultural war that was brewing under the surface. We wore ...
  https://www.downtheavenue.com/on_spirituality/
*  Freediving blackout - Wikipedia
... suppress the urge to breathe, making it easier to hold the breath to the point of blackout. This can happen at any depth. ... and typically the blackout will have occurred some time after immersion, often without surfacing, and usually close to the ... There are three different mechanisms behind blackouts in freediving: Duration-induced hypoxia occurs when the breath is held ... Glossopharyngeal breathing and breath-hold diving on empty lungs (PDF). Breath-hold diving. Proceedings of the Undersea and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freediving_blackout
*  Week in Pop: Baby Baby, Creepoid, Shocking Pinks | Chatter | Impose Magazine
Chi-town by the Bay Area's Jel, gives us a look at his video for "Breathe" directed by Chloe Aftel and Jeremy Phillips off the ... Obviously every band loves to say this but it's a breath of fresh air every time you play a show and see people dancing/singing ... Sporting his bespectacled Sunday best, the affair remains celebratory but held back while still taking things to the very top ... where occasional lyrics surface about "dying to be saved," and a path to redemption paved with the same sinking cobblestones of ...
  http://www.imposemagazine.com/bytes/chatter/week-in-pop-baby-baby-creepoid-charlie-greene-baby-blue-frame-shocking-pinks
*  Research Blog - Miranda Ward
We held on to the side of the pool, or to floats, and we kicked kicked kicked. Instructors told us what to do and how to do it ... Recent water surface photos. Lake, river. I swam in the first body of water, not the second (and moments after the second photo ... So of course as you're swimming, you turn your head to breathe, and as a Tri club you get in there and mash up the water like ... Discomfort at finding myself in an environment in which breath could not be drawn at will but had to be planned and executed ...
  http://www.mirandaward.co.uk/bodieswater
*  Divers Alert Network
Oxygen-enhanced breath-hold diving: immersion and temperature effects. Undersea and Hyperb Med. 2000; 27 (supp): A130. View ... Design and testing of a two hour oxygen pre-breathe protocol for space walks from the international . Undersea and Hyperb Med. ... Held HE, Pollock NW. The risks of diving while pregnant - reviewing the research. Alert Diver. 2007; Mar/Apr: 48-51. View ... DCS and pre-flight surface intervals after dry, resting dives to 60 fsw. Undersea and Hyperb Med. 1994; 21(suppl): 94. View ...
  https://www.diversalertnetwork.org/research/pubs.asp?sort=year
*  Natural Awakenings Boston September 2011 by Natural Awakenings Boston - issuu
... holding of the asanas; flow between the postures; breath and movement coordination; or inner awareness and meditation. No ... Held at Shiva Shakti Yoga Center, 315 Moody St, 2nd Fl, Waltham. For more info about the Walk & how to register for free ... To lay quietly on my back on the floor, close my eyes, breathe deeply and let everything go for a few minutes enables me to ... Immersion in healing, community and ease with the Anusara Principles of Alignment. Majestic Yoga Studio, 223 Concord Ave, ...
  https://issuu.com/naboston/docs/boston-0911_sgl
*  Buy Narrative Essay Online - Writing help - Free Easy-Copy Small Simple Order Form With Duplicate (wide) From | Virginia Tech
But I held my breath and I kicked my feet. And I moved my arms around, I moved my arms around. This summer I swam in the ocean ... Just hold your breath! he instructs. I want to please Tony, so the next time I try to remain under and somehow manage to inhale ... The idea, I think, was that nature would take over that I'd kick, battle the water, and eventually rise to the surface. Instead ... Instead, she's conducted a sort of immersion therapy, distracting me from my anxiety and allowing me to control the pace as we ...
  http://essayclick.life/article/80/paper/68/
*  Fire Shaper USA Hot Yoga FAQ FireShaper USA
However, we love and enjoy many forms of yoga, even those not hot, and from time to time we hold special events and workshops ... WHY YOU ASK? Total Immersion and Repetition are the secrets to success. Think about it, if you do something once a week how ... The heat in our studio is specifically designed to meet certain criteria and is held to very tight standards. The temperature ... With regular practice, you will discover how using your breath (Pranayama), releasing your tension and remaining on your mat ...
  http://fireshaper.com/about/faqs/
*  Science teacher: July 2012
I held a few in my hand, pondering how many it would take to make a small fish chowder, and how hard it would be to gut these ... And you will draw a last, agonal breath from this world, the only one we can know, the world of art, of science, of writhing ... I avoid issues PETA holds dear. I am a timid, untenured teacher.. Until you talk about life. You cannot talk about life without ... Education can be designed for the total human, preparing a child for immersion in a world without limits to growth, a world ...
  http://doyle-scienceteach.blogspot.ca/2012/07/