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Breathing device developed in the Northland being used in Olympic games

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DULUTH, MN -

As athletes from around the world prepare to compete in this year's winter Olympics in South Korea, one product with a local connection is getting some big attention from athletes. 

It's called Lung Plus- a breathing device which acts as a mouth worn heater and humidifier.

It helps convert cold incoming air into warmer, more humid air. 

It comes in a variety of sizes, and is used for a multiple non-contact outdoor activities. 

Eve Graves is a local rep for the device, and says several Olympic athletes- including skiers- are finding the product useful as they train for the winter games.  

"You put this in and breath and, it's amazing. It just warms your entire body and your face without fogging anything," said Graves.

Click here to learn more about the product.

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