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The region’s mental health trust has pledged to eradicate the use of out of area beds by 2021.

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Vital debt respite is to be given to mental health patients to protect them from enforcement action following passionate arguments by two Norfolk MPs.

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It is a painful emotion which permeates into the lives of more than 40,000 people in Norfolk alone.

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A drug manufacturer has been urged to lower the price of a life-changing treatment for cystic fibrosis (CF) sufferers so it can be made available on the NHS.

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New mental health beds for children and young people are set to open in the region after a review found current services were not enough.

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Henry Bellingham

A ‘last night of the proms’ inspired event is being held as part of an open day celebration.

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New life-saving equipment has been installed at a holiday park in Norfolk after “generous” visitors helped fund the project.

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Norman Lamb

Norfolk’s women are more likely to be admitted to hospital with an alcohol-related condition now than they were five years ago, data reveals.

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NHS

A mental health boss has hit out and branded it ‘utterly indefensible’ that a bid for more than £5m which would be used to address safety concerns was snubbed by the government.

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Julie Cave

Golden hellos of up to £10,000 are being used to entice medical staff to the region’s struggling mental health trust, it has been revealed.

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More than 170 people turned up at Norfolk’s emergency departments last year because of a sore throat, new data has revealed.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

A Norfolk man who has lost nearly a third of his body weight is headed to London for one of the biggest physical challenges of his life.

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University of East Anglia

More than £2m will be pumped in to a campaign to tackle loneliness in Norfolk.

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Bill Borrett

Obesity-related hospital admissions in Norfolk have increased by thousands over the last three years, the latest figures show.

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NHS

A bid for more than £5m worth of funding to help solve safety issues at the region’s mental health has been rejected by the Department for Health, it can be revealed.

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A bid for more than £5m worth of funding to help solve safety issues at the region’s mental health has been rejected by the Department for Health, it can be revealed.

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Clive Lewis

The boss of the new drug and alcohol treatment provision in Norfolk has vowed to tackle drug-related deaths in the county as her charity launched its services.

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Suffolk Foundation Trust

More young people in Norfolk are feeling stressed, anxious and even hopeless than in the last decade, new research has revealed.

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Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has been awarded a second gold star in recognition of its commitment to ensuring carers are fully supported and involved in decisions about care.

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A green marrow “the length of [an] arm but much thicker and very heavy”, a first edition of Gone with the Wind, and a commemorative plate of Prince William and his young family.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Patients could been left waiting for potentially life-saving treatment for longer than they should have, despite new measures being brought in to ensure paramedics reach them on time.

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East of England Ambulance Trust

Being overweight could overtake smoking as the biggest preventable cause of cancer, according to a new study.

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NHS

Only around 1 in 20 people in the east of England think the government is making the necessary preparations for the increasing number of people who will be diagnosed with cancer in the future.

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NHS

Teenage pregnancy rates in the east of England are at the lowest they have been since records began, new figures have revealed.

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Staffing levels and unsafe environments were among the reasons for the closure of 36 beds at the region’s beleaguered mental health trust over the last few months, it can be revealed.

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The region’s air ambulance has been given a glowing report by inspectors, with four areas highlighted as outstanding.

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Care Quality Commission

Inspectors have paid a visit to the region’s ambulance trust.

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The full extent of winter NHS crisis has been revealed as figures showed Norfolk hospitals hit ‘safe’ occupancy levels just three times.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (NCHC) was recognised for their work on creating compassionate workplaces at NHS England’s conference.

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Nearly 100,000 staff in the east of England’s NHS are set for a wage rise after health unions recommended a pay offer worth up to 29pc over three years.

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The region’s mental health trust has pledged to eradicate the use of out of area beds by 2021.

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The owner of a post office targeted by ram raiders said his business has taken a “severe blow” but things are getting back to normal.

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Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a Norwich man who is wanted.

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One of the newest businesses in the centre of Dereham could close its doors for good after staff revealed that they are struggling to connect with the community.

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A weather warning has been issued for Norfolk and Waveney due to heavy rain which could cause flooding at the beginning of next week.

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57 minutes ago

The region’s mental health trust has pledged to eradicate the use of out of area beds by 2021.

Read more
NHS
14:51

The owner of a post office targeted by ram raiders said his business has taken a “severe blow” but things are getting back to normal.

Read more
Norfolk police
13:17

Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a Norwich man who is wanted.

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Norfolk Police
07:42

One of the newest businesses in the centre of Dereham could close its doors for good after staff revealed that they are struggling to connect with the community.

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A weather warning has been issued for Norfolk and Waveney due to heavy rain which could cause flooding at the beginning of next week.

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