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Yesterday, 16:05

A care home has been rated good and taken out of special measures six months after being judged as inadequate by inspectors.

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A social enterprise which provides community health services in Norfolk and Waveney has been highly commended for two prestigious awards.

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The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have two walks coming up in the week ahead.

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A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised for next week by OneLife Suffolk.

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NHS patients and staff from across Norfolk and Waveney have been sharing their views on plans to transform the region’s health system at a series of events organised by the county’s health watchdog.

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NHS

The parents of a six-year-old boy, who died from meningitis B, are campaigning for a vaccination programme to be rolled out to all children.

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Therese Coffey

More than 100 urgent and potentially life-saving operations at one of the county’s hospitals have been cancelled over the last year.

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Two mental health nurses who believed they were not very academic have championed a grow your own scheme at the region’s mental health trust which helped them achieve degrees.

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Lowestoft College

Throughout advent, we’re highlighting those who work hard throughout the year - and at Christmas - to keep Norfolk and Waveney’s health service ticking over.

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An award-winning November was capped off in style for the James Paget University Hospital, with a fourth success for the month.

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James Paget University Hospital

The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have two walks coming up in the week ahead.

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A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised for next week by OneLife Suffolk.

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A dementia helpline service in Suffolk which is making a “really big difference” to the lives of patients and carers affected by the illness has scooped a national accolade.

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Suffolk County Council

Throughout advent, we’re highlighting those who work hard throughout the year - and at Christmas - to keep Norfolk and Waveney’s health service ticking over.

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James Paget University Hospital

Spinal surgery performed in the wrong area and items left inside patients after a procedure or operation.

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Plans to provide out of hospital services in south Waveney have been approved for 2018.

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NHS

Proposals to develop £1.3m of out of hospital services for south Waveney could be approved by health chiefs this week.

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A trained GP will take the lead in clinical changes to cancer treatment in the regions, as part of Norfolk and Waveney’s healthcare overhaul.

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NHS

As more women take on the top jobs in the NHS, health correspondent Geraldine Scott speaks to three in our region to find out if the landscape has changed.

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Christine Allen

Two lifesaving medics from the region’s ambulance service have spoken out over being attacked on the job.

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A health organisation covering Great Yarmouth and Waveney is rolling out a care home scheme to treat residents’s skin tears.

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A new campaign is being launched today (November 27) highlighting the unacceptable face of emergency care.

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The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have three walks coming up in the week ahead.

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Hard work of staff at a hospital has been saluted by its trust board, after a trio of awards nods.

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The James Paget University Hospital has won three top awards - in the space of just three weeks.

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James Paget University Hospital

Healthcare professionals who used to work at the region’s mental health trust have slammed “rotten foundations” stemming from a radical redesign six years ago.

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NHS

The boss of the region’s failing mental health trust has set out areas the organisation will focus on in order to recover.

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NHS

New data has revealed the number of doctors at the region’s mental health trust has shrunk over the last five years - whilst the number of managers has risen.

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The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have two walks coming up in the week ahead.

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A number of healthy walks in the Waveney area have been organised for next week by OneLife Suffolk.

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Yesterday, 21:30

The officer leading the investigation into a rape in Lowestoft has expressed concern that the suspect could strike again.

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Suffolk Police
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Detectives investigating a rape in Lowestoft have released an E-fit image of a man they want to speak to in connection with the attack.

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Yesterday, 13:47

Suffolk Trading Standards has issued a warning to householders to be mindful of a group of “very aggressive individuals,” who have been attempting to sell household items in Lowestoft.

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Suffolk Police
Yesterday, 16:05

A care home has been rated good and taken out of special measures six months after being judged as inadequate by inspectors.

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A rare weather phenomenon has been recorded in East Anglia.

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