Parents of youngsters with profound disabilities are protesting against changes in the way residential short breaks are allocated, which they say have taken away a “lifeline” and left some of them with 50pc fewer respite hours or, in some cases, no residential respite at all.

Health organisations across Norfolk have highlighted ways they are tackling concerns which were raised by staff in a hard-hitting report released by consumer champion group Healthwatch.

It is a situation every woman dreads - the terrifying moment of finding a lump in her breast.

Health experts have warned that the fight against rising obesity levels is being lost as parts of Norfolk see the number of takeaways soar.

A man has been taken to hospital after collapsing on Great Yarmouth’s seafront.

The people who make Norfolk’s NHS function have opened their hearts about the “constant battle” they face to keep services afloat.

A former Norwich City striker opened a summer fete run by the region’s mental health trust.

More than 6,250 people who were arrested in the last two years were seen by a service which supports vulnerable people to get their lives back on track.

Up to an extra £36m would be needed to provide mental health support for all children and young people who need it in Norfolk, it has been revealed.

Plans to further transform mental health care in west Norfolk have received a £4m boost from a share of money pledged to the NHS in the spring budget.

It started out as a source of advice and support for expectant mothers on Facebook.

A new multi-million pound hospital could be built in Norwich in the next five years, we can today reveal.

More than 400 patients have been helped by a lifesaving partnership between firefighters and ambulance staff in Norfolk.

Recently my husband suffered a stroke. Fortunately I was aware of the signs and immediately dialled 999.

It’s three years since 18-year-old Ollie Towler Jones died. His mother wants other young people to ensure they get the vaccine that wasn’t available to her son. She told Sheena Grant more.

“We need a bit of honesty” - that was the message given by many who attended a lively Question Time-style event designed to shed light on the health overhaul for Norfolk and Waveney.

More than 80 women and their families including women from Norfolk and Cambridgeshire are travelling to Parliament today to urge for a suspension of what they say is a high risk women’s operation thanks to a campaign spearheaded by a journalist from our newspaper group.

A bid by the region’s mental health trust to reduce the amount they were fined after a dementia patient drowned has failed at the Court of Appeal.

The chairman of the region’s mental health trust has hit back at claims that some of the organisation’s governors were unhappy about being unable to see confidential board papers.

A Norfolk artist who received support from the region’s mental health trust to overcome challenging behaviour within her family is exhibiting a series of works charting her journey through therapy.

A man has been taken to hospital with “serious” injuries following a collision between a motorcycle and van.

The provider of drug and alcohol services in Norfolk is set to change, as priorities shift in how to approach misuse.

Secondary schools are being urged to sign up to take part in a lifesaving lesson on Restart a Heart Day.

Inspectors have returned to rate the region’s mental health trust, a year after it was lifted out of special measures.

A man was held in police custody for nearly 60 hours while he waited for a mental health bed to become available.

A boy was taken to hospital after suffering a serious back injury.

Confidential papers will no longer been seen by governors of the region’s mental health trust after a set was leaked to the BBC’s Panorama programme.

A former Suffolk mental health boss who received a £54,000 payment after resigning rejoined the NHS three months later in a top role at the trust which runs Colchester Hospital.

A victim of the contaminated blood scandal has urged the Prime Minister to visit him on his deathbed after Theresa May announced an inquiry into how thousands of people were given deadly illnesses by the NHS.

An inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal which has left 2,400 people dead is to be launched, the Government announced on Tuesday.

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