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It’s All About The Side Dishes At Thanksgiving And Here Are Some Delicious Ones

I can't wait for Thanksgiving. The dinner for our family is always a bit hectic, but lots of fun. I just bought a turkey oilless-fryer, and I can't wait to use it, so the main course is taken care of, however, the rest of our menu always does seem to be the same each year. Not that it's not good, but I really wanted to look for some new ideas this year, and I got some help.

Kathy Landin of our TownSquare Media staff found some deliciously different recipe's that we may just try. At any rate, I wanted to share them with you.

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Flu Levels Slowly Increasing, Remain Low in Michigan

We're keeping a close eye on the flu this season. Reports of the flu continue to slowly increase, but overall reports of flu-like symptoms are still low in Michigan.

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Flu Levels Remain Low Across Michigan

Flu levels across Michigan remain low as only 0.7 percent of patient visits were for flu-like symptoms according to the latest weekly report from the Michigan Department of Community Health.

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Michigan Blood Needs You for the Holidays

For the unsung heroes who include blood donation among their Thanksgiving plans, along with others who are starting a new lifesaving tradition, Michigan Blood wants to say Thanks for Giving.

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Father Creates an Iron Man Costume to Help his son [Video]

This is such a sweet story, that I truly hope has a happy ending.

A North Carolina father made a tiny Iron Man costume for his prematurely born son to help his child "feel brave."

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It’s Time to Rethink Some Breast Cancer Myths

Too many myths exist about the risk, contraction and treatment of breast cancer. It's time to put five of them to rest.

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10 People in Michigan Being Monitored for Ebola

10 people in Michigan are being monitored for Ebola.

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Doctor’s Office Gag Is Good One On Waiting Patients [Video]

This is a way-too-funny video in a doctor's office. 

A supposed patient walks in to wait for his appointment and suddenly breaks into song.

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8 Tips for Talking to Someone With Breast Cancer

These eight tips could help you talk to a relative, friend or co-worker who’s dealing with some tough news.

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Mom Escorted out of Hospital Waiting Room for Nursing her Baby

A Texas mom was breastfeeding her four-month-old baby while waiting to see her doctor last week. The staff asked her to stop, cover up, or move to another feeding area and she refused. What happened next?  She was escorted out by Security.

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How Michigan is Preparing for Ebola

Michigan officials, hospitals, organizations, and health care workers are preparing for Ebola.

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Doctor in New York City Tests Positive for Ebola

On Thursday night, officials announced the first case of Ebola to hit New York City.

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