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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

The number of nurses coming to work in our region from the European Union has fallen, hospital leaders have said.

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A young mother from Lowestoft who attempted suicide while suffering from postnatal depression has spoken out to thank the family nurse who she said saved her life.

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Northgate Hospital

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

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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Harry

A health information day for people with learning disabilities is being held this week.

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James Paget University Hospital

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

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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

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

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

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

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

The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have two walks coming up over the coming days.

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

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Tesco

Talks are underway on how a major service at Beccles Hospital can be re-provided once its contract expires this year.

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Beccles Hospital

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

A former nurse at the James Paget University Hospital has been struck off after he posed a risk to patients through his misconduct.

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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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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

The mother of a teenager who died in a crash on the A47 near Hopton said she is searching for answers about why her daughter was sectioned for mental health issues the night before her death – but then released.

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Bungay High School

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

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

Hidden underneath her clothing, Sarah Barrett has for many years borne the scars of a dark and troubling secret.

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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

A Suffolk social worker has been struck off after having an inappropriate relationship with a service user while employed by Suffolk County Council.

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Suffolk County Council

A Conservative government would consult on a possible cap on social care costs, Theresa May has announced.

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Jeremy Corbyn

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

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The Waveney and District Group of Ramblers have two walks coming up over the coming days.

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Gillingham

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Yesterday, 08:37

Nineteen-year-old soprano Alice Howell will be giving a one-woman performance at The Cut theatre in Halesworth.

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Wed, 13:01

A street dancer from Lowestoft was crowned the winner of the first event Loddon’s Got Talent contest.

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Yesterday, 10:05

Motorists are having to swerve around a raised manhole cover on the A144 between Bungay and Halesworth, according to police.

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Suffolk police
Friday, July 10, 2015

A school in Beccles has said work to transform its sports centre into a new venue for performing arts and sport would result in better facilities for the whole community.

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Michael Taylor
Yesterday, 11:30

Four Beccles teams have driven 2,150 miles across Europe in old bangers to raise money for charity.

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