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It's worth it: In my opinion. Wear good flotation gear and head protection. Life isn't about insulating yourself from all risk, but you can manage risks wisely. Do your own research on how many deaths there are yearly for the number of participants, find out what the people who died were doing, and try to be safe. I think you'll reach the same conclusion as I have. ...Read more
Hi I am a uw-whitewater student. I am currently enrolled in a medical aspects class and must interview a doctor who knows about stickler syndrome.
Great! Ask a UW Dr.: There must be a student clinic, or nearby clinic that faculty have medical students, and find out where it is, and if that's a possibility. These doctors train doctors, and may have time to meet with you while they are training the young medical students too. That would be an ideal environment for you to learn from, and be in the front line too! ...Read more