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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

A man who was given the wrong knee implant during surgery said he was left speechless when the blunder was revealed.

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A consultant surgeon is taking a colourful approach to tackling bowel cancer this December in a bid to save lives.

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Tips on how people with diabetes can enjoy Christmas without harming their health will be on offer at a special event in Lowestoft next week.

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A woman who was left with permanent nerve damage after having a wisdom tooth removed at a Norfolk hospital has been awarded more than £30,000 in compensation.

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The number of people injured in fires in Suffolk last year has soared by 62% - with numbers nearly double what they were five years ago.

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A teenager is bidding to raise awareness of a rare brain condition after the death of her grandmother.

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A surgeon performing a knee replacement put in the wrong implant, it has emerged.

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Free health checks, talks and expert advice will be available at a special event that is raising vital awareness this weekend.

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A mother has told how her one-year-old daughter is coping with a rare genetic condition which has fused her bones together.

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A man who survived cancer twice and became a face of a national campaign was invited to help re-open a store as a way to spread his inspirational story.

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Norfolk health bosses have unveiled their plans to cope with winter pressures, with extra beds and more than £6m of funding in readiness for seasonal demand.

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The boss of the region's mental health trust says he can "only imagine" the distress of patients placed in out-of-area beds, as he pledged to cut occupancy rates.

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NHS IT systems in Norfolk are the "most digitally" immature in the UK, a health chief has warned.

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A "Night Owls" phone, text and email helpline is to expand to seven days a week to help cope with rising mental ill health in Suffolk.

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Hundreds of the most vulnerable people in Norfolk have been hit by a big rise in disabled care charges. Tom Bristow speaks to those who fear it will mean they lose their home and future.

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Suffolk is among the top five areas of the country for adult social care, according to latest data.

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An event to raise awareness of the challenges that visually impaired and blind people face and overcome every day has been hailed a success.

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The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) has today announced the appointment of a new chair for its board, Nicola Scrivings.

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People living with mental health issues can now receive a lifeline of support to get back into work thanks to a new service.

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A woman who lost her sister to a brain tumour was just one of a number of people to take part in a walk to raise awareness.

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A regional hospital will be part of a rebuilding programme after getting a slice of £100 million seed funding from the government.

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A merger bringing the region's five clinical commissioning groups (CCG) together as one is set to go ahead.

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Building work is under way as part of a former hospital site is transformed into a new day centre.

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How do we solve a problem as severe and wide-ranging as the nation's mental health crisis?

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Patients using a physiotherapy clinic will benefit from some new equipment - thanks to the generosity of a charity.

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Patients in Norfolk and Waveney have rated appointment times as their biggest source of frustration, with some complaining of waiting several weeks to see a doctor.

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A bride-to-be has nearly halved her original body weight in time for her wedding day after years of struggling with her eating.

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A woman in her 70s has been taken to hospital after suffering a fall which prompted a response from the air ambulance service.

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A young woman has spoken of her harrowing experience with depression, attempted suicide and psychotic episodes to show the stark reality of mental ill health.

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Work on a much needed centre for people with life-limiting illnesses is nearing completion, with chairs thanking the community for donations and support.

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A man who was caught on CCTV stealing a shopper's rucksack is being sought by police.

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An empty town centre store has been transformed into a "top class" barbers, which officially opened their doors this week.

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A study carried out by the University of Suffolk into the use of new police powers which allows officers to record sexting crimes without formerly arresting offenders has revealed the extent of offences by those under 18.

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