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NHS patients and staff from across Norfolk and Waveney have been sharing their views on plans to transform the region’s health system at a series of events organised by the county’s health watchdog.

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A woman who was the victim of a horror crash which put her in hospital over Christmas has been reunited with the air ambulance crew who saved her life.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

More than 100 urgent and potentially life-saving operations at one of the county’s hospitals have been cancelled over the last year.

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A village is celebrating after its first public access defibrillator was installed.

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The St John Ambulance’s team of First Aid Community Advocates will be in Great Yarmouth this weekend.

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Two mental health nurses who believed they were not very academic have championed a grow your own scheme at the region’s mental health trust which helped them achieve degrees.

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Throughout advent, we’re highlighting those who work hard throughout the year - and at Christmas - to keep Norfolk and Waveney’s health service ticking over.

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Evidence continues to grow in support of a former Norfolk pilot’s claims about the health risks of contaminated air in passenger planes.

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NHS

An award-winning November was capped off in style for the James Paget University Hospital, with a fourth success for the month.

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James Paget University Hospital

Like most districts Great Yarmouth is facing a growing issue with the number of people living with dementia.

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Throughout advent, we’re highlighting those who work hard throughout the year - and at Christmas - to keep Norfolk and Waveney’s health service ticking over.

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James Paget University Hospital

Spinal surgery performed in the wrong area and items left inside patients after a procedure or operation.

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The Norfolk Deaf Association’s (NDA) Hearing Support Service looks after 10,500 Norfolk residents with NHS supplied hearing aids and is encouraging more people to get in touch and use this free service.

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NHS

A trained GP will take the lead in clinical changes to cancer treatment in the regions, as part of Norfolk and Waveney’s healthcare overhaul.

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NHS

As more women take on the top jobs in the NHS, health correspondent Geraldine Scott speaks to three in our region to find out if the landscape has changed.

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Christine Allen

Two lifesaving medics from the region’s ambulance service have spoken out over being attacked on the job.

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A health organisation covering Great Yarmouth and Waveney is rolling out a care home scheme to treat residents’s skin tears.

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A new campaign is being launched today (November 27) highlighting the unacceptable face of emergency care.

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Hard work of staff at a hospital has been saluted by its trust board, after a trio of awards nods.

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After tipping the scales at 23 stone, Joe Delf was challenged by his boxing instructor to drastically slim down to get in shape for his first competitive match.

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The James Paget University Hospital has won three top awards - in the space of just three weeks.

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James Paget University Hospital

County councillors took HIV tests to demonstrate just how simple it is to be checked for the virus.

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Healthcare professionals who used to work at the region’s mental health trust have slammed “rotten foundations” stemming from a radical redesign six years ago.

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The boss of the region’s failing mental health trust has set out areas the organisation will focus on in order to recover.

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New data has revealed the number of doctors at the region’s mental health trust has shrunk over the last five years - whilst the number of managers has risen.

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The union representing ambulance crews in our region has called on chiefs to buy new jackets for staff for the winter months.

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A new car will help carry vital blood donations around the region and beyond.

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NHS

A day of celebration recognised almost 200 staff and volunteers from the region’s ambulance service.

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NHS

If it’s Monday it must be Mumday!

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Norfolk veterans with mental health problems can now receive help from man’s best friend as a new initiative which pairs ex-service personnel with rescue dogs in need of a new home.

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Yesterday, 17:49

Snow and ice proved no deterrent to early morning coffee drinkers at Great Yarmouth’s refurbished Troll Cart pub this morning.

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Great Yarmouth

A fly-tipper has been named and shamed by the council who prosecuted her for dumping a settee by a block of flats in Gorleston.

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Carl Smith
Mon, 13:34

Two girls were threatened with what is believed to be a knife by a man as they were by the James Paget University Hospital.

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James Paget University Hospital
18:16

These images show a women brazenly letting her dog make a mess in shop doorways.

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Great Yarmouth Borough Council
14:07

The new owner of a popular family attraction in the heart of the Norfolk Broads has a special affection for the park and plans to build on its successful formula.

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Norwich

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