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A van has come off the road on the A12 at Blythburgh in Suffolk closing the road in both directions.

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Suffolk police
Wed, 09:42

A national initiative to improve mental health services for patients with learning disabilities or autism has been introduced at the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

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NHS
Mon, 16:34

Men who are facing mental health difficulties such as PTSD will soon be able to take part in an innovative form of therapy as the international expert who developed the initiative visits the UK to share his knowledge with local mental health staff.

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NHS
Mon, 10:48

NHS Blood and Transport is urging people in Suffolk to start saving lives by registering as new blood donors during National Blood Week.

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NHS
Friday, June 16, 2017

The region’s ambulance service has seen a 360pc spike in community first responder (CFR) registrations of interest following National Volunteers’ Week.

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NHS
Thursday, June 15, 2017

More than £1.6m has been spent by the region’s mental health trust on sending patients to a private hospital since it was put into special measures by inspectors last year.

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Care Quality Commission
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Concerns that members of the public have not had enough of a say in the changing face of the county’s health system have prompted a Question Time style event.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

New parents from across the region are being urged to look after their own mental health for the welfare of their baby.

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NHS
Monday, June 12, 2017

A former Labour health secretary has been appointed to guide Norfolk and Waveney through what could be the more radical revolution the health system has ever seen.

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Norman Lamb
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

We asked the general election candidates in Waveney to tell us why you should vote for them on Thursday, June 8. We also invited them to submit videos outlining their three priorities. This is what they said:

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Theresa May
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Students at a Lowestoft school have listed tuition fees, the NHS and security as among the most pressing issues the country faces ahead of Thursday’s general election.

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NHS
Monday, June 5, 2017

A man is in a “serious condition” in hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Friday, June 2, 2017

A list of options to decide the future of a former hospital site in Lowestoft will be revealed later this month.

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James Paget University Hospital

As research suggests around 10m British adults are diagnosed with a mental health condition, and more than 55,000 people in Norfolk and Suffolk were treated by the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) last year, mental health could be a key issue for voters in next week’s election.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Friday, May 26, 2017

Hospital chiefs have praised the dedication of staff, who worked “tirelessly” to minimise disruption following a national cyber attack on the NHS.

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Christine Allen
Thursday, May 25, 2017

Keen to take advantage of sunny skies and high temperatures, East Anglia holidaymakers are flocking to the coast for the long weekend.

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England Ambulance Service
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

It is an issue which is dominating the election agenda, taking a close second place only to Brexit in polls on the most important issue to voters.

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Theresa May
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The region’s ambulance trust has launched a women’s special interest group in a unique style, with two of its female staff pulling off a feat of strength and determination in an ambulance pull challenge.

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NHS
Monday, May 22, 2017

Schools in the east are being urged to help nurture a nation of lifesavers by taking part in Restart a Heart Day.

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NHS
Friday, May 19, 2017

Three teenagers were taken to hospital with cuts, bruises and head injuries after a car was in collision with a bus near Beccles.

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NHS
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has been presented with a special award in recognition of the contribution it has made to a nationwide programme which promotes equality and diversity across the NHS.

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NHS
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Norfolk’s largest hospital was fined more than £2.5m for missing key NHS patient targets.

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England Ambulance Service
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

An 83-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s was forced to wait two and a half hours for an ambulance, after she fell from her nursing home bed.

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NHS
Monday, May 15, 2017

The effects of a large-scale cyber attack are still being felt throughout the region’s NHS services today, as healthcare providers try to get back on their feet.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Saturday, May 13, 2017

On a whistle-stop visit to the east coast, the Labour leader visited a hospital which has been affected by a cyber attack.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Saturday, May 13, 2017

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has been visiting Gorleston and Lowestoft, where he described the cyber hackers who have hit the NHS as “a bunch of 21st Century highway robbers”.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Friday, May 12, 2017

The region’s mental health trust is celebrated the work of its 1,168 registered nurses who it says go the extra mile for patients and carers.

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NHS
Friday, May 12, 2017

James Paget University Hospital (JPUH) in Gorleston is one of a number of hospitals across the country which has been hit by a large-scale cyber attack.

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NHS
Thursday, May 11, 2017

A charity football match hosted by the region’s ambulance service has raised thousands of pounds for good causes.

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NHS
Thursday, May 11, 2017

A new kind of guardian responsible for helping members of staff to raise concerns about patient safety with the aim of further improving care has been appointed at Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT).

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NHS

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