Health & Fitness

Lucy Macleod, interim director of public health at Norfolk County Council.

We’re ready for Ebola cases in Norfolk, says public health chief

Norfolk is prepared to cope with cases of Ebola, the county’s public health chief has said.

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Baby Phyllisty Ramm from Dereham, suffers from sleep apnoea. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Parents of poorly Dereham tot shocked by sleep results

A sleep study conducted on little Phyllisity Ramm showed a shocking 88 episodes of not breathing in just one night, her parents have revealed.

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Carlton Court Hospital in Carlton Colville.

Campaigners question logic of shutting mental health beds in Waveney

Mental health chiefs insist they have enough beds in Waveney and Great Yarmouth, despite figures showing two hospitals were more than 90pc full before a decision was made to close inpatient beds.

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Former coroner William Armstrong has spoken out. Photo: Kelvin Alford.

Mental health services are being starved, says Norfolk’s ex-coroner

Mental health services are being “starved of resources”, the chairman of a health watchdog in Norfolk has said.

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Ely Ambulance Station

Ambulance chief apologises over claims that body was left by bins

The head of the East of England Ambulance Service has issued an apology following claims that the body of a man was left on the floor of an ambulance station for more than an hour because Norfolk paramedics wanted to finish their shift on time.

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