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Second US Health Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola Day After She Flew on a Commercial Airline [VIDEO]

News broke earlier today that a second US health care worker had tested positive for Ebola.  The nurse has been identified as 29-year-old Amber Joy Vinson.  She was in direct contact with the patient who died in Dallas and, despite being told to monitor her symptoms, she made a bad decision.

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‘Sexting’ Growing More Popular but Doesn’t Lead to Riskier Behavior in Teens

More teens are sexting—that is, passing around explicit photos and texts on their phones—but that doesn't mean they're engaging in other, riskier activities too.

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Northland Law Enforcement Stepping Up Seatbelt Enforcement

Honestly, if you make it a habit to put your seat belt on as soon as you get in the car, you'll eventually have an uneasy feeling when you don't have it on.  It's a proven fact that wearing seat belts help to save lives.  With the statistics verifying that fact our Northland law enforcement has stepped up their seat belt enforcement.  It's important and it's the law.

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10 Products You Can Buy to Support Breast Cancer Awareness — And Look Great In

While making straight-up donations is a great way to show your support, we've also found 10 ways you can use your purchasing power to promote the fight against breast cancer.

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First U.S. Ebola Patient Dies in Dallas Hospital

The Liberian man who was diagnosed last month with Ebola, the first such case in the United States, died Wednesday morning at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.

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Flu Shots Are Now Available At Neighborhood Essentia Clinics

About a month ago my daughter and I talked about getting our annual flu shots, something we do together every year.  Then, we both got colds so the idea was put on hold.  Now that we're both healthy again I set out to see where we could go.  I found that Essentia Clinics is offering the flu shots at multiple clinics across the Northland.

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Walking Could Be the Most Important Form of Exercise You Do

Forget what you see on those extreme-weight-loss reality shows. The simple act of walking may in fact be the most helpful form of exercise you're not doing enough.

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Duluth Health Expert Says to Remain Calm Regarding Ebola in U.S. [VIDEO]

As the news broke this week that an Ebola case was diagnosed in the United States, a lot of people started getting a little nervous.  We've seen movies about outbreaks sweeping the country, but just how likely is that.

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From a report at CNN.com
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First Ebola Case Diagnosed In United States; Find Out How The Virus Spreads [VIDEO]

A person in Dallas, Texas has been diagnosed with Ebola, the first case to be diagnosed in the United States.  The patient, whose identity hasn't been released, had recently visited Liberia.

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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — The 7 Best Ways to Donate Now

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here's a list of seven of the best charities most deserving of your support.

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Beer Has Healthy Bone Benefits

I often hear about the benefits of drinking beer.  Since I'm a runner I wasn't sure that those benefits would be something that affected me.  But, after research, I found it certainly does!  My bones!  You don't have to be a runner to want healthy bones, you'd just be a blob if you didn't have bones, so if you're 21 consider the health of your bones at Twin Ports on Tap.

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Not-So-Fun Study Says Sweating the Small Stuff Could Kill You

It turns out that age-old advice not to sweat the small stuff is more than just a trite saying. It could save your life.

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