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Dead-end jobs are bad for your health

Being stuck in a dead end job by your early 40s is bad for your health.

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Pharmacists’ bank holiday opening times

Pharmacists’ bank holiday opening times

NHS bosses are encouraging people to think ahead of the bank holiday weekend.

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Milton Keynes hospital workers suffer  abuse and harassment

Milton Keynes hospital workers suffer abuse and harassment

Almost a third of all workers at Milton Keynes hospital experience harassment, bullying or abuse from patients or the public, the Citizen can reveal.

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Could this Milton Keynes mum be right about experiencing the rarest pregnancy in the world - lasting 15 MONTHS?

Could this Milton Keynes mum be right about experiencing the rarest pregnancy in the world - lasting 15 MONTHS?

A mum of nine is convinced she is 15 MONTHS pregnant with a baby that is growing outside her womb.

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“My dad gave me his kidney. Now I need somebody to donate another one for my girlfriend”

“My dad gave me his kidney. Now I need somebody to donate another one for my girlfriend”

A young man who became a sporting gold medallist after being given a kidney by his father is appealing for another lifesaving donation - this time for his girlfriend.

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Milton Keynes restaurant closes temporarily due to alleged “plague of rats”

Milton Keynes restaurant closes temporarily due to alleged “plague of rats”

A popular city restaurant has been forced to close temporarily to deal with an alleged plague of RATS.

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Milton Keynes residents reminded to sort medication ahead of Bank Holiday weekend

Milton Keynes residents reminded to sort medication ahead of Bank Holiday weekend

Health leaders at NHS Milton Keynes Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are advising patients to order any repeat prescriptions they need ahead of their GP practice closing over the August bank holiday.

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Milton Keynes Hospital hydrotherapy pool has £155,000 refurb

Milton Keynes Hospital hydrotherapy pool has £155,000 refurb

Milton Keynes Hospital is making waves with its newly refurbished hydrotherapy pool for physiotherapy patients.

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New generation of teas could cure hangovers, report suggests

New generation of teas could cure hangovers, report suggests

The choice of leaf-based beverages on offer has mushroomed in recent years, from builder’s tea or nothing, to every flavour from peppermint to rhubarb & ginger.

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Free NHS treatments are available to protect kids teeth

Parents putting teeth of millions of children ‘at risk’

Six out of ten parents don’t know about a free NHS treatment that protects against decay, a survey has revealed.

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Trampoline warning

Trendy trampolines cause child injuries

Bryony Page may have wowed crowds by becoming the first Brit to win an Olympic medal on a trampoline.

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Milton Keynes recruitment agency to supply locum doctors and nurses to the NHS

Milton Keynes recruitment agency to supply locum doctors and nurses to the NHS

Milton Keynes-based medical recruitment agency Locum People has won its first Framework award to supply locum doctors and nurses to the NHS.

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How much sunshine can your skin stand?

How much sunshine can your skin stand?

Although sunlight boosts our mood and is good for us in small doses, too much exposure can lead to serious long-term consequences, including skin cancer as well as damage to your eyes.

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Mayor of Milton Keynes attends prostate cancer awareness event

Mayor of Milton Keynes attends prostate cancer awareness event

Mayor of Milton Keynes attended an event offering free PSA tests - a test that can spot early signs of prostate cancer.

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Mum fined for donating blood in Milton Keynes

Mum fined for donating blood in Milton Keynes

A mum who was given a £50 parking fine while she was donating blood has received a red-faced apology from Milton Keynes Council.

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10,000 more homes AND a new hospital for Milton Keynes

10,000 more homes AND a new hospital for Milton Keynes

That’s the latest proposals to come as part of the council’s Plan:MK consultations.

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VIDEO: Aspiring footballer receives robotic hand near Milton Keynes

An eight-year-old aspiring footballer who was born without a left hand is set to receive a state-of-the art robotic hand in the colours of his favourite football team.

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Goat milk? Milton Keynes woman is new face of milk carton

Goat milk? Milton Keynes woman is new face of milk carton

You have goat to be kidding - a Milton Keynes woman has been chosen to become the face of over one million milk cartons.

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Confirmation that Willen Surgery is to reopen next week

Confirmation that Willen Surgery is to reopen next week

NHS Milton Keynes Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has confirmed that Willen Surgery will be reopening on Monday, August 15.

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Milton Keynes residents urged to Walk for Willen

Milton Keynes residents urged to Walk for Willen

The Willen Hospice Twilight Walk for Willen remembrance event takes place on Sunday, September 11 at the Hospice gardens and Willen Lake North.

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