Two of Norfolk's three hospitals had higher than average mortality rates for people admitted with hip fractures, a report has found.

A mental health boss will investigate the culture of his trust after a member of staff bragged they "got away" with poor publicity in coverage of her death.

Over the past few years of its troubled recent history, the region's mental health trust has consistently said that it takes on board lessons from patient deaths.

The number of emergency hospital admissions for people in Norfolk with dementia has increased by more than 40pc in five years, a new report has found.

A family has criticised the mental health trust for describing the death of a woman on the M11 as a "media issue".

An NHS manager bragged that the service had "got away" with its failings being highlighted after the death of two dementia sufferers - because former Monty Python star Terry Jones had died.

A care home under threat of closure after it was rated inadequate by CQC inspectors has been taken over.

A Norfolk hospital is getting back to normal after fears were raised that the bacteria that can cause Legionnaire's disease was discovered in a shower.

Controversial plans to close a doctor's surgery have been abandoned.

A new face is to be appointed to the most senior nursing post in a Norfolk hospital, with his predecessor set to retire after three decades of dedicated service.

A family's anguish at moving their vulnerable mother three times in four months has laid bare the grim reality of care home closures.

Scientists from Norwich are taking part in a project to find out whether exercise could help treat depression in young people.

Fears have been raised that bacteria which can cause Legionnaire's Disease has been discovered in a shower at a Norfolk hospital.

A family repeatedly complained to a care home that their elderly mother was being attacked by another resident in the weeks before he pushed her over and she died.

A Norfolk council could ban passengers from vaping in taxis.

Recent news about a rat spotted at a Norfolk McDonald's may have you wondering where your local restaurant ranks for food hygiene.

When six-year-old Benny Pitcher was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour nine months ago, his parents, Kevin and Julie, felt as though their world had come to an end.

Origami birds are being used to help people in Norwich open up about their mental health.

A Norfolk family says a transformative medical trial looking into reducing agitation in dementia has 'given them their mum back'.

An Ormesby who has worked to rebuild his life after being unable to remember the most basic things following a near-fatal infection in his brain has shared his experience.

An air ambulance was called to an incident in Sheringham.

An investigation is under way after a man says he was misdiagnosed with cataracts and told he would need £500 worth of special glasses.

A man has described his treatment at A&E as "soul destroying" and has lodged an official complaint over its lack of "basic care".

New state-of-the-art machinery has been installed at the city's largest hospital as part of ongoing efforts to raise £800,000 for a new one stop breast cancer unit.

A high-level inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal in which thousands of people were given infected products is to stop off in Norwich.

The deaths of two vulnerable people living in the same Norfolk care home, including an elderly woman who died after she was attacked by another resident, have raised serious concerns.

A mother-of-two whose life was saved by a kidney transplant has praised organ donation as the best thing anyone can do.

Relieving pressure at Norfolk's largest hospital is the "top priority" of the health minister, according to a Norwich MP.

Concerns have been raised over how health services will cope when thousands more homes are built in and around Norwich.

The struggling mental health trust for Norfolk and Suffolk remains in special measures - despite a watchdog lifting it from the lowest possible rating of 'inadequate' to 'requires improvement' in a new inspection report.

Health secretary Matt Hancock has vowed to support Norfolk and Suffolk's struggling mental health trust and bring it out of special measures.

A woman who feared she would face criminal charges after her terminally ill mother took her life has backed a campaign fighting to change the law on assisted dying.

Dropping off arrangements for patients will change while work is under way on a hospital's accident and emergency unit.

Iconic British adverts are at the centre of a new project to improve the quality of life for thousands of elderly people living in care homes.

An 81-year-old left unable to walk when her hospital ran out of money has finally been told her surgery will take place on an 'urgent' basis.

A Norfolk charity that helps thousands of people every year diagnosed with cancer is celebrating its 40th anniversary.

Youngsters and hospital staff enjoyed a little bit of fairy tale magic with a visit from Cinderella and Prince Charming.

The team at a Norfolk care home that has been slammed by inspectors three times in the past 10 months are confident they have turned things around.

Why is the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital the worst performing in the country for A&E waits and what is being done about it?

Faeces under fingernails, weeks without baths and calls to emergency services for support - these are some of the damning observations made at our region's failing care homes.

A Norfolk MP has vowed to fight for NHS services as she visited the proposed site of a multimillion pound mental health unit.

A half-a-million pound project to build a new cancer support centre has received a £15,000 donation from a charity fundraising group.

This photo shows how Norfolk's biggest emergency department has become so overcrowded that a sick child had to sleep on a corridor floor.

A Norfolk man said his inspiration for losing six stone was to watch his children grow up, after doctors voiced fears for his health.

More than 35,000 women across Norfolk and Waveney have missed their last screening for breast cancer, NHS figures reveal.

A Norfolk hospital has recorded the worst results for A&E patient delays in the country for the fourth month in a row.

A Norfolk hospital has resorted to sending round a refreshment trolley to ensure staff are eating and drinking following "unprecedented" demand for emergency services.

A North Norfolk Brewery has lanuched a new beer to raise awareness over testicular cancer

A young woman has pledged to repay the donors who have supported her as she bravely battles cancer.

A McDonald's branch is being monitored by environmental health officers, three weeks after video footage showed a rat in its dining area.

People placing pizza orders and a woman who asked to be escorted home to breastfeed are among thousands of inappropriate and hoax ambulance calls made in the last three years.

A slimmer from Dereham is finally able to enjoy playtime with her grandchildren following a dramatic weight loss of more than 11 stone.

A care agency putting people first "without exception" has been rated outstanding by health inspectors.

It is one of the most testing questions facing football - and one that has been made all the more poignant by the recent deaths of two of Norwich City's all-time greats.

The number of hospital admissions in Norfolk for people with eating disorders has nearly doubled in just five years.

A fundraising chief has promised that every penny raised towards a new £12.5m hospice will be spent wisely.

Norfolk has the worst performing A&E in the country according to NHS figures - but we want to know what your latest visit to the emergency department was like.

Powers to fine drivers who leave their engines idling could be expanded as part of a push to clean up the city's air.

People are being asked not to visit a Norfolk hospital as it grapples with a flu outbreak.

A hospital will investigate what happened before the death of a six-month-old girl just days after she was diagnosed with bronchiolitis on Christmas Day.

A shortage of doctors has left individual GPs in our region responsible for as many as 4,000 patients, figures have revealed.

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