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Milton Keynes hospital pays out £150,000 in ASBESTOS claim

Milton Keynes hospital has been forced to pay almost £150,000 to a patient or employee who came into contact with ASBESTOS on its premises.

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MP pushes to make inconsiderate pavement parking illegal in Milton Keynes

MP pushes to make inconsiderate pavement parking illegal in Milton Keynes

City MP Iain Stewart is urging the government to introduce a law to curb pavement parking on behalf of visually impaired people in MK.

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News mums in Milton Keynes should breastfeed for up to TWO YEARS, say experts

New mothers in Milton Keynes are being encouraged to breastfeed their babies for up to TWO YEARS.

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Milton Keynes hospital reveals its £50million plans

Milton Keynes hospital reveals its £50million plans

Milton Keynes Hospital bosses have revealed details of their £50million plans for a new cancer treatment centre, radiotherapy centre, and multi-storey car park.

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Massive result for good causes

The Health Lottery is coming to Milton Keynes

The Health Lottery will be raising money for good causes in Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes during the week beginning Sunday, August 13 – and it needs your support.

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Kissing injuries better really works

Kissing injuries better really works

Kissing it better really does work... thanks to a protein in human saliva, according to new research.

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‘Superhero-style’ corset that could banish back pain for millions

‘Superhero-style’ corset that could banish back pain for millions

A Batman style superhero corset has been developed that could end the misery of back pain for millions.

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Energy drinks could be cocaine ‘gateway drug’ say scientists

Energy drinks could be cocaine ‘gateway drug’ say scientists

Energy drinks could act as a ‘gateway’ to cocaine for young people, say scientists.

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Milton Keynes man sentenced to 33 months’ prison for drugs offences

A man has been sentenced to a total of 33 months’ imprisonment for drugs offences following a Police investigation.

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The full list of products withdrawn due to contaminated eggs

The full list of products withdrawn due to contaminated eggs

The food standards agency have released an updated list of products in the UK which have been withdrawn due to possible contamination with the Fipronil insecticide.

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HIV testing to be rolled out across GP surgeries.

Milton Keynes answers calls for ‘urgent’ investment in HIV testing

Milton Keynes is in the top third of the country for the highest HIV infection rates and is the second highest in the East of England.

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Milton Keynes woman forced to live with 30 households’ black sacks of rubbish

Milton Keynes woman forced to live with 30 households’ black sacks of rubbish

Living on Redhouse Park estate is rubbish for Sharon Nolan - 30 household’s worth of rubbish, to be precise.

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Tips to help gadget obsessives get a good night’s sleep

Tips to help gadget obsessives get a good night’s sleep

People obsessed by their smartphones or tablets should wear special computer glasses or use screen filters to block out blue light to get a good night’s sleep.

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How to ease your hangover: sharing

How to ease your hangover: sharing

Headache and nausea aside, the morning after an evening of drinking can be filled with regret, anxiety and misery. But it can also be a time of humour, storytelling and emotional bonding.

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High heels

6 reasons to ditch high heels as researchers call for change

Researchers at Aberdeen University have said that more needs to be done to stop women being forced to wear high heels in the workplace after finding direct links between wearing high heels and injury.

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AUDIO: 999 recording from mum who gave birth on the floor while home alone

A mum who gave birth on her living room floor while she was home alone is planning to celebrate her baby’s first birthday on EXACTLY the same spot.

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Second dementia care centre in a month to be awarded top marks in Milton Keynes

Second dementia care centre in a month to be awarded top marks in Milton Keynes

A second council run dementia centre has been awarded top marks for its services by the Care Quality Commission.

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What does the colour of your pee say about you?

What does the colour of your pee say about you?

Medics are advising Brits to regularly check the colour of their urine to stay on top of hydration levels after a new report discovered that 7.2 million British adults are going without drinking water on a daily basis.

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Milton Keynes job club offers support with mental health issues

Milton Keynes job club offers support with mental health issues

The YourMK Job Club has responded to a report showing that more unemployed people are suffering from mental health problems.

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Health and social care programme is thriving in Milton Keynes

Health and social care programme is thriving in Milton Keynes

A partnership health and social care programme that helps patients with lung conditions to manage their condition and live healthier, happier lives is thriving in Milton Keynes one year on from its launch.

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