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A Norfolk hospital which recognises that good food is essential as part of the treatment it offers has revamped its restaurant. The James Paget’s Aubergine Restaurant has been offically opened by a Michelin-starred chef who gave the canteen his seal of approval.

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Christine Allen

A care home in the Norfolk broads village of Hickling has raised £6,500 to buy an interactive table for dementia patients to enjoy.

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With just 14 months between them Keata and Leah Wilby were more like best friends than sisters.

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Marina Centre

There are no plans to scrap NHS parking charges in Norfolk, despite it being announced fees in Wales would be axed.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

A care centre in Great Yarmouth designed to provide residents with additional short-term support has helped 24 people return to their own homes following treatment in hospital.

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NHS

Ambulances which are already carrying patients could be sent to new emergencies in a bid to drive down response times.

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Norman Lamb

As yet another health trust in Norfolk in plunged into special measures by inspectors health correspondent Geraldine Scott looks at what is going wrong in the county’s NHS.

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Clive Lewis

A new programme offering a “long-term commitment” to supporting the rehabilitation of stroke survivors has been launched.

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James Paget University Hospital

When nine-month-old Lillie McCarthy lost the use of her right arm due to a rare but serious infection, it could have left her with permanent damage.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

The increase in demand at the James Paget University Hospital’s eye clinic will be the focus of the keynote speech at the Gorleston hospital trust’s annual general meeting on Wednesday, September 19.

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James Paget University Hospital

The distraught parents of a woman from Ely who has been in a Great Yarmouth care home for five years - at the cost of more than one million pounds to Cambridgeshire County Council - say they live in a “nightmare” battle to get her home.

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United Kingdom

A new look hospital foyer has been opened with a Marks & Spencer Food to Go store that has a 70-seater cafe.

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James Paget University Hospital

A charity is spreading its wings to provide comfort boxes for women with primary breast cancer in east Norfolk.

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Norfolk and Norwich Hospital

East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) has launched a Get Up and Go Yellow day this Thursday (September 13) to highlight the work they do and National Air Ambulance Week

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London

The new chairman of a county’s healthcare watchdog has vowed to push for more money to be given to the NHS.

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University of East Anglia

An inspection report published about a former care home in Gorleston has rated it as inadequate.

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Around 40,000 fewer free dental treatments were carried out in Norfolk last year, with industry leaders saying a “hostile environment” is putting off low income patients.

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NHS

A targeted project designed to encourage more men to ask for help with mental health issues has been hailed a success after playing a key role in raising awareness of the importance of safeguarding emotional wellbeing.

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Harry

People who are contemplating suicide are being offered a powerful message of hope from others who have been in the same position as part of a new initiative designed to encourage them to stop, wait and talk while showing that someone cares.

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NHS

New nursing role launched

Thursday, September 6, 2018

The first 70 students have begun training for an new role which it is hoped will further improve the care which people in Norfolk and Waveney receive while helping increase capacity within the NHS and social care workforce.

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University of East Anglia

A man who was evicted from an East Anglian hospital by court order after more than two years has died while on hunger strike back in a hospital bed.

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James Paget University Hospital

A former Norfolk MP and hospital chairman has been given one of the health service’s top jobs.

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David Cameron

A new specialist service to support dementia patients has been launched in Waveney.

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NHS

The boss of the region’s embattled ambulance service has revealed he will step down.

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Norman Lamb

Five people a year die in Norfolk waiting for a organ transplant, it can be revealed.

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NHS

The region’s mental health trust is asking patients, carers, and the public to help celebrate staff by inviting nominations for two special recognition awards.

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A national charity car wash event is coming to Norfolk for the first time next month.

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NHS

NHS dentistry in Norfolk is “heading towards the cliff edge” it has been claimed, as figures reveal nearly two thirds of dentists are thinking of leaving the profession.

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NHS

The pregnancy rate among under 18s in Norfolk is at a record low, with experts saying sexting and online chats are replacing sexual relationships.

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United Kingdom

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Wed, 21:03

Two cases of a mystery illness that can kill dogs walked in woodland have been reported to a Norfolk vets after a break of several years.

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Monday, August 6, 2018

Searches are taking place for a 12-year-old boy who has gone missing from home.

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Trafalgar College
Yesterday, 12:36

Footage has emerged of a motorbike rider who according to onlookers had no helmet or number plate driving recklessly in Great Yarmouth.

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Mon, 15:30

Emergency services rushed to the scene of an industrial accident where a wall fell onto a man in the Cobholm area of Great Yarmouth.

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Wed, 18:03

A book of remembrance has been opened for a woman described as “the heart of Gorleston Library.”

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