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Source:  Sollie79 via flickr
Source: Sollie79 via flickr
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Is It A Cold Or Is It The Flu? What’s The Difference Between The Common Cold And The Influenza Virus?

People often confuse colds and the flu - and use the terms interchangeably.  But, there is a difference.

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Source: UINICEF Papua New Guinea
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Why Are People Dying From The Flu?

With the current outbreak of influenza peaking - and the news reports of the deaths associated with the flu - a lot of people are wondering:  why are people dying from the flu?  After all, isn't the flu similar to the common cold?

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(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Emergency Items Every Car Should Have In The Cold

We are in that part of the year where it gets cold. When you are traveling, you never know how the cold weather will act on your car. So, you should always be ready.

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(Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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Cold Weather Dangers, How It Affects Your Body

Adam Lorch from the NNC always says it best when he talks about bundling up in cold temps. Just the other day he was warning that it only took 3 minutes in the weather we were having to get frost bite. I have looked up some questions and answers about cold temps.

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Source:  LambdaCZ via flickr
Source: LambdaCZ via flickr
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Flu Vaccine Shortage Reported By Drug Manufacturers

As the nation braces for one of the worst outbreaks of influenza in several years, major drug manufacturers are reporting a shortage of the vaccine.

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TimmyGUNZ via flickr
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When To See A Doctor If You Think You Have The Flu

It's important to be safe during the influenza season.  Often, people are confused as to when  they should contact a doctor - of if they need  to.

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Source:  Sanofi Pasteur via flickr
Source: Sanofi Pasteur via flickr
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What Do I Do If I Come Down With The Flu?

This season's influenza outbreak is one of the worst in several years - according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).  So - what do you do if you come down with the flu?

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Source: Alviseni via flickr
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How Do I Know If I Have The Flu?

With influenza season here, it's important to know whether or not you've actually come down with the flu - or - if you're "just sick" with something else.

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Source:  Sanofi Pasteur via flickr
Source: Sanofi Pasteur via flickr
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Red Cross Urges Everyone To Get The Flu Vaccine

The Northland Chapter of the American Red Cross is urging everyone in the Northland to get their flu vaccine.

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(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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More and More Americans Getting Their Medications Outside of The U.S.

With the cost of medications rising on a yearly basis, the lack of generic drugs available, and higher deductibles of many health insurance programs, more Americans are opting to purchase their prescribed medicines from other countries. And, it's legal.

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Source: Aquababe via flickr
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St. Paul Store Fined for Selling Candy Cigarettes

Some of them were made from a "white, chalky"-type of sweet sugar and others were a chocolate stick wrapped in paper.  No matter which variety they sold at candy stores near you as a kid, most children of a certain age remember encountering candy cigarettes while growing up.  Now it appears you can add them to the growing list of items from our youth that are no longer "acceptable".

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President Bush Moved to Intensive Care Unit

Former President George H.W. Bush has been moved to the intensive care unit at Methodist Hospital in Houston, due to a fever that is not responding to treatment.

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