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Four bereaved mothers travelled to London on Monday to demand change in mental health services in Norfolk and Suffolk.

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Julie Cave

A luxury tobacconist has accused a medical practice of wasting time and money by objecting to its plans to move into a former pub in Great Yarmouth.

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NHS
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Pollution could be worsening the condition of those suffering with asthma if they are not doing enough to manage their illness.

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NHS
Saturday, December 15, 2018

One of the county’s worst performing healthcare trusts could merge with Norfolk’s best in a bid to bring together care in the community.

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Care Quality Commission
Friday, December 14, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of women and their families were left terrified over a breast cancer screening scandal which never existed, a review has found.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Friday, December 14, 2018

Hospital admissions of young people with asthma are rising in Norfolk, according to the latest data from Public Health England.

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NHS
Friday, December 14, 2018

Ambulances have been head butted, kicked, and had blue lights ripped off in shocking acts of vandalism on the emergency vehicles - sometimes while crews have been trying to treat patients.

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NHS
Thursday, December 13, 2018

A Norfolk MP has called for urgent action after claiming people with mental health issues are still being unlawfully detained and transported in police vehicles.

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NHS
Thursday, December 13, 2018

More private ambulances on the road, nearly 2,000 extra doctors’ appointments, and measures to get patients out of hospital quicker.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Mental health campaigners will head to London to demand better mental health care in the region.

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Care Quality Commission
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The head of a coastal hospital which is the only one in Norfolk not failing has announced she will leave.

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Christine Allen
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Plans for a former pub to be turned into a luxury tobacconist have been put under fire by a nearby health centre, with bosses arguing it would “give out entirely the wrong message”.

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NHS
Friday, December 7, 2018

A family has criticised a mental health service after a mother-of-three took her own life just 10 days after being discharged from a mental health ward.

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UN Court
Friday, December 7, 2018

A cash injection has been given to the region’s ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.

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NHS
Friday, December 7, 2018

A family had to wait nearly three years to appeal a decision which stripped their disabled son of NHS funding.

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NHS
Thursday, December 6, 2018

The number of additional deaths during winter almost doubled last year compared to the previous year across the UK, as the colder months took their toll on the elderly and infirm.

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NHS
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A Norfolk woman was not dying quick enough to access NHS funding for her care, her husband has claimed.

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NHS
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

An innovative group which helps men to tackle mental health issues has been shortlisted for a top national award.

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NHS
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

More than 135,000 children in Norfolk and Suffolk have not seen an NHS dentist in the last year, according to newly released figures.

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NHS
Monday, December 3, 2018

Applications to become a nurse in Norfolk have dropped by a fifth in just a year, new figures show.

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Care Quality Commission
Monday, December 3, 2018

Tens of thousands more people in Norfolk are opting to order their prescriptions online than two years ago, according to NHS data.

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NHS
Thursday, November 29, 2018

A sepsis survivor has raised £2,000 for the James Paget University Hospital to help continue work to raise awareness of the condition and to say thank you to staff.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The top inspector of England’s hospitals has not ruled out asking the government to take over the region’s failing mental health trust.

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Clive Lewis
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Mental health services have been in crisis for at least five years.

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West Suffolk Hospital
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The latest report’s into the region’s mental health trust - which brands it unsafe and poorly led - is the worst it has received, campaigners have claimed.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Norwich South MP, Labour’s Clive Lewis, has led calls for the region’s mental health trust to be put into special administration - a classification kept strictly for the very worst of health organisations.

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NHS
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A unit tipped as crucial in a Norfolk hospital’s battle to cope with added winter pressures is already making a difference.

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NHS
Friday, November 23, 2018

Specially-designed ambulances giving patients a smoother journey while improving the working environment for crews are to be rolled out across the region.

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NHS
Thursday, November 22, 2018

The rising tide of obesity has pushed the number of people in Norfolk and Waveney with diabetes past 50,000 for the first time - with warnings that the figure could be much higher.

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NHS
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The new chief nurse at the region’s mental health trust has pledged to help drive improvements to patient care.

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NHS

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