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Peterborough City Hospital holds equipment amnesty

Hospital bosses are appealing for Peterborough residents to return hospital equipment that they no longer need or use, as part of its latest equipment amnesty.

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Peterborough City Hospital’s NHS trust pays out £30 million in negligence claims over five years

The trust which ran Peterborough City Hospital paid out more than £30 million in negligence claims over a five year period.

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VIDEO: More than half of workers believe they have caught a bug from a poorly colleague

More than half of UK workers believe they have caught a bug from a poorly colleague, a study found.

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Parking charges at city hospital raise £2 million

Charges from parking at Peterborough City Hospital raised just shy of £2 million in a year.

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Find out more about dementia at open day

Find out more about dementia at open day

Residents will be able to find out more about the work of the Alzheimer’s Society at an open day in Peterborough this weekend.

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NHS issue nine telltale signs of Australian Flu as teenager dies after contracting virus

NHS issue nine telltale signs of Australian Flu as teenager dies after contracting virus

The NHS has issued nine telltale signs you could have Australian Flu and it comes after a Scottish teenager died after taking ill with the deadly virus sweeping the country.

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Couple struck down by deadly Australian Flu make desperate plea not to spread virus

A couple who have been laid up with Aussie flu for FOUR WEEKS have warned others not to spread the deadly virus.

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Leading Peterborough City Hospital consultant warns Prime Minister of ‘intolerable’ safety compromises in joint letter

The emergency lead consultant at Peterborough City Hospital has joined fellow NHS trust consultants in warning the Prime Minister of “intolerable” safety compromises across the country, with patients dying prematurely on corridors.

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Wards reopen at Peterborough City Hospital but visiting remains restricted due to norovirus

The four wards which were closed at Peterborough City Hospital due to the norovirus have now reopened, although visiting patients remains restricted.

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How do you know if you have Australian flu as flu cases in Peterborough rocket?

How do you know if you have Australian flu as flu cases in Peterborough rocket?

Workplaces are feeling the strain as 1,600 Brits are struck down by the deadly ‘Aussie flu’ virus.

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Superbug fuelled by food additive

Deadly superbug fuelled by food additive in cakes, juices and jams

A sugar additive found in cream cakes, fruit juices and jams has fuelled the rise of a killer superbug, according to new research.

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Flu hotspots revealed: Map shows areas worst affected by flu as Aussie strain hits UK

Flu hotspots revealed: Map shows areas worst affected by flu as Aussie strain hits UK

A map showing flu hotspots across our region has been revealed.

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Vaccine warning from Public Health England as Australian ‘flu threatens Britain

The elderly, pregnant women and children with chronic illness in the UK are being urged to get vaccinated as the threat of the Australian ‘flu reaching our shores heightens.

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Non-urgent operations cancelled and wards closed as pressure increases at Peterborough, Hinchingbrooke and Stamford Hospitals

Some non-urgent elective operations have been cancelled at Peterborough, Hichingbrooke and Stamford Hospitals have been cancelled following recommendations from NHS England to try and reduce emergency pressures.
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Visiting remains restricted at Peterborough City Hospital as fourth ward closes due to norovirus

A fourth ward has been shut at Peterborough City Hospital to try and contain the spread of the norovirus - the winter vomiting bug.

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Task force for Peterborough City Hospital A&E as waiting time target falls below 70%

A new team to improve waiting times at A&E in Peterborough is being brought in to help the city hospital.

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The average Brit will consume 3.5 million calories from booze over a lifetime

The average Brit will consume 3.5 million calories from booze over a lifetime

The average Brit will consume a staggering 3.5 MILLION calories over a lifetime - in BOOZE alone, a study has found.

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Wards closed and visiting restricted at Peterborough City Hospital to prevent spread of norovirus

Three wards have been shut at Peterborough City Hospital and visiting has been restricted to prevent the spread of the norovirus.

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Peterborough woman urges smokers to kick the habit in 2018

A Peterborough woman who was given a horror health scare has urged smokers to give up cigarettes in 2018.

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Widow’s anger over plans to move husband

A Peterborough widow has spoken of her anger after being told there were plans to move her husband from a Peterborough care home.

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