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Study shows beaches in South Jersey, elsewhere can be full of risks

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A University of Delaware study looking into beach injuries has made a correlation between dangerous shore breaks and spinal/neck injuries. The recent beach restoration projects may have contributed to the dangerous beach breaks. Men in their early 30's are most prone to be injured

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Aydin Arici, 32 of Mount Laurel rides a wave at New Jersey Ave beach in Atlantic City Saturday, July 27, 2013. A University of Delaware study …

Beach Injuries

Beach Injuries

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Adrian Portalatin, 22 of Vineland Skimboard along Vermont Ave beach in Atlantic City Saturday, July 27, 2013. A University of Delaware study l…

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Beachgoers enjoy the water at New Jersey Ave beach in Atlantic City Saturday. A University of Delaware study looking into beach injuries has m…