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Winter Sports Injury: Snow Skiing
According to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission, there were more than 144,000 snow skiing-related injuries treated in hospitals, doctor's offices, and emergency rooms in 2010. Injuries associated with snowboarding were even greater: 148,000.
Common Ski Injuries:
Snow Skiing Safety Tips:
Source: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons ; Consumer Product Safety Commission
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