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Staff working in children and young people's mental health were forced to make their own waiting lists as official data was so inaccurate and cases "slipped through the net".

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Lessons have been learnt over a council owned company which failed to be self-sustaining, council bosses have said after agreeing its closure.

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A new initiative which aims to make sure that people who have suffered a cardiac arrest receive lifesaving help as quickly as possible has launched across the region.

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Patients who have been left fearing for the future of a vital daycare provision will continue to be cared for after a new provider saved the service.

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People experiencing a mental health crisis will no longer be held in police cells, Theresa May has announced.

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"Learning disability nurses are important because they believe in you and help you speak up, loud."

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The Health Secretary has ordered a review of NHS food after two more patient deaths have been linked to a listeria outbreak.

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Health chiefs have said that there is not a threat to services for deaf and blind people in the county, after it emerged the council's specialist care company is to be wound up.

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Organisers have hailed the success of a series of events that have shed light on a wide range of important issues.

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A coroner has written to health bosses raising concerns that an alcoholic who died from diabetes complications was discharged from hospital without support in place.

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The region's ambulance trust plans to appeal a court decision in which staff won a landmark victory over holiday pay.

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A brand new centre to support those in Norfolk battling cancer is set to open in Norwich - if £500,000 can be raised for the appeal.

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A jury is set to consider its conclusion into the tragic death of a six-year-old boy from meningitis.

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A conference featuring talks from a number of key speakers is set to be held in memory of a much-loved gym owner.

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Only a complete overhaul of children's mental health services would have a shot at stopping long waiting times and youngsters being "bounced between" services.

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The paramedic who first assessed a six-year-old boy who died of meningitis B just hours later said he wishes he had taken him straight to hospital, an inquest has heard.

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A mental health nurse who recommended fellow staff use force to subdue an aggressive patient with dementia has been suspended.

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Specially designed equipment will allow those confined to wheelchairs to enjoy Lowestoft's sandy beach like never before.

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Robotic cats, talking mugs and GPS pebbles are among the hi-tech items being used to help care for people in their own homes, it has been revealed.

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The new boss at the region's failing mental health trust has admitted he hears about the service's disastrous radical redesign "most days" as he set out his plans to turn fortunes around.

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Measures to provide maternity support for councillors are being explored by one of Suffolk's authorities as part of a bid to improve the take-up of women in politics.

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A Suffolk project which gets young people into sport is celebrating after reaching the milestone of 20,000 attendances.

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Governors at the region's mental health trust have demanded answers over why spending on children in London is more than three times that on those in the east.

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An innovative conference is set to return as a host of high profile campaigners share their experiences at a mental health event next month.

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A palliative day care service is searching for spiritual care providers ahead of its opening.

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The family of a nine-month-old boy is raising £50,000 for treatment abroad to save their son who has a rare form of cancer.

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Concerns are growing after large amounts of palm oil were found scattered along our region's coastline.

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All GP practices in Norfolk and Waveney have now been fully linked up with the NHS App giving patients the ability to book and manage GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view their medical records and access a range of other services.

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All GP practices in Norfolk and Waveney have now been fully linked up with the NHS App giving patients the ability to book and manage GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view their medical records and access a range of other services.

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A shed intended for storing beach wheelchairs was set up in front of a community defibrillator on a town's popular beach.

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A man has appeared in court charged with causing a danger to road users after rocks were thrown at vehicles driving on the Norfolk-Suffolk border.

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Lessons have been learnt over a council owned company which failed to be self-sustaining, council bosses have said after agreeing its closure.

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A council leader has said that a new festival will give a coastal town an incredible boost.

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A council has urged householders to check whether their bins have been emptied after some bin collections did not take place as scheduled.

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