The chairman of a struggling healthcare trust has said the loss of services is “more than sad, it is tragic.”
Health checks for 40 to 74-year-olds are on the rise again following concerns that confusion over new GDPR laws was causing fewer people to take them up.
A man was flown to hospital after sustaining multiple injuries following high-powered kite buggy accident.
Health and education leaders at national level are to meet to decide how to turn round Suffolk’s failing special needs education service, it has been revealed.
Norfolk and Waveney’s NHS has been snubbed in every single bid for big ticket money - bar one - made to the government over the last two years, with £417m of funding it asked for denied.
A breast cancer survivor is pleading for women to attend their screenings as figures revealed that more than 18,000 women in Suffolk aged 53 to 70 missed their scans as of last year.
An ambulance service boss who banned paramedics from taking extended holidays over winter is currently on a three-week tour of Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.
The four-hour A&E target in hospitals, which has not been hit in Norfolk for four years, is reportedly set to be scrapped.
More than half of NHS staff in Norfolk are working extra hours to help prop up the health service, it can be revealed.
The kindness of Lowestoft’s “first Indian doctor” has been remembered after the experienced GP passed away aged 82.
A Norfolk A&E consultant has spoken out about the ‘demoralising’ pressure on staff on the frontline and suggested more money for social care was the way to help.
When Jessica Ogden goes to work she never knows what the day will bring.
A £500,000 review has revealed efforts to stem demand in Norfolk’s NHS has been “fire-fighting”, improvements were “starting from behind” and a lack of social care means patients stay in hospital eight days longer than necessary.
A thyroid drug which has been hailed as life-changing and has been at the centre of a fierce campaign for access will finally be available more easily in Norfolk and Waveney.
Emergency services were called to Southwold yesterday morning after a man suffered a cardiac arrest.
Suffolk County Council’s budget featuring a 4% council tax rise and a controversial decision to cut Citizens Advice cash has been given the final go-ahead.
NHS bosses have admitted there is no “definitive timeline” for when changes will be made to the region’s failing mental health services.
Suffolk’s Citizens Advice Bureaux have had their funding restored after the county’s health services stepped in to make up the cash cut being planned by the county council.
Two-and-half million NHS patients across the region are registered at GP surgeries with unsafe levels of air pollution.
Waveney has been rated as one of the worst places for young people to live, a survey has claimed.
A hospital has urged patients not to use its A&E department unless there is a genuine emergency.
“You have to wait for someone to recover or to die to get help.”
Health bosses have admitted a plan to overhaul services published in 2016 was “over optimistic” as it was revealed the budget for Norfolk and Waveney was £96m behind where it should be.
Questions have been raised over the number of GPs available out of hours in Norfolk, Waveney, and Wisbech.
A cross-party group of MPs have demanded the “chaos and confusion must end” over the region’s failing mental health care provision.
The uptake of young woman attending a potentially life-saving routine test is at an all time low after new research has revealed many feel too embarrassed, scared or vulnerable to go.
A health and wellbeing information event being held next month is aiming to raise awareness of the support available for those with bowel and bladder conditions.
The mystery buyer behind the £475,000 winning bid to take control of Lowestoft Hospital has vowed to be ‘sympathetic’ to its history.
Pharmacists in Norfolk are “at their wits’ end” as they struggle to get hold of many common medicines, including painkillers and anti-depressants.
I had to be fit for work, now it’s not so easy, says ex-city footballer Darren Eadie
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