Hospitals in the region at risk of decay are being surveyed for damage after a school roof collapsed unexpectedly.

A 28-year-old mum suffering with an inoperable brain tumour has found comfort and community via her inspiring, online make-up tutorials.

A slimmer's efforts to ditch the pounds has backed up research that shows people with diabetes can lose weight.

People needing dialysis have had to wait for treatment because the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital has been so full their beds were used by other patients.

Hundreds more lives could be saved if the region's air ambulance is allowed to fly at night - and city councillors will this week take a crucial decision which could help it happen.

A barber shop in Norwich has opened up as a "safe space" for men to talk about their mental health free from prejudice.

Desperate families are waiting up to four years to get a diagnosis for autism.

People who take fish oil tablets in the hope it will ease anxiety or depression are wasting their time, say Norwich researchers, who have found they have little or no effect.

Mundesley care home Munhaven has been named the best dementia care home in the entire country.

Norfolk County Council's new campaign 'still young enough to...' is encouraging older residents to stay active by trying something new - whether it's bell-ringing, a parkrun or doing some gardening...

Hospital heroes were celebrated at a special awards night championing the very best of the NHS.

A psychiatrist working at the Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT) has been suspended after a tribunal found his behaviour amounted to misconduct.

A decision over the future of a threatened GP surgery has been delayed by the general election.

A mother has told how her one-year-old daughter is coping with a rare genetic condition which has fused her bones together.

The hunt is on to find Norwich's most nervous dental patient.

After waiting for years to have their stories heard, victims of the "worst scandal in the history of the NHS" have now finished giving their evidence.

For 30 years, Malcolm Porter fought a fundraising crusade to help improve the lives of people living with epilepsy - despite never suffering from the condition himself.

A man who survived cancer twice and became a face of a national campaign was invited to help re-open a store as a way to spread his inspirational story.

A hospital is to receive £610,000 of government funding for a digital prescription service.

Norfolk health bosses have unveiled their plans to cope with winter pressures, with extra beds and more than £6m of funding in readiness for seasonal demand.

Staff falsified records and failed to notice an attack on a patient at a mental health hospital which has been rated "inadequate".

Foundation trust chiefs will miss a special mental health meeting with Sir Norman Lamb due to pre-election purdah rules.

The boss of the region's mental health trust says he can "only imagine" the distress of patients placed in out-of-area beds, as he pledged to cut occupancy rates.

Two Norfolk hospitals will receive new state-of-the art cancer screening machines after they were granted a slice of £200m of government funding.

A woman has pledged to set up a mobile dementia support van - dubbed the "Annie van" — in memory of her mother in an effort to help more families.

A care home without enough staff to look after its residents has remained in special measures after an inspection saw it branded inadequate and unsafe.

Those in mental health crisis in north Norfolk are being encouraged to share their views and experiences at a special meeting.

Forest visitors are being warned to protect themselves against ticks after it emerged some carrying a brain disease had been found in Thetford Forest.

The pressures on the care system for some of the most vulnerable people in Norfolk have been laid bare, with a new report revealing a dozen care homes closed last year - leading to the loss of 173 beds.

Ticks which can spread a disease that can harm the brain have been found in Norfolk.

Former Norwich City striker Chris Sutton has criticised the Professional Footballers' Association for an "insulting" letter about its dedication to researching dementia in football.

Mental health campaigners have cautiously welcomed a multimillion pound funding boost to services in Norfolk which will benefit children and adults.

Primary school children in Norfolk will begin to be immunised against winter flu this week after GP surgeries and schools received stocks of vaccines despite national shortages.

A couple have spoken of their joy after hearing their two-year-old daughter could get a life-saving drug which could add more than 20 years to her life.

An NHS psychiatrist currently working at Suffolk's mental health trust is facing allegations of sexual misconduct towards five female colleagues in Portsmouth, it has been revealed.

A care home for vulnerable adults has been plunged into special measures after inspectors found physical restraints had been used inappropriately on people in distress.

A Norfolk-based arts programme for disadvantaged people living in rural communities has won a national award for its achievements in arts and health.

NHS IT systems in Norfolk are the "most digitally" immature in the UK, a health chief has warned.

A memorial garden at a hospital will be named after a farmer whose £1m bequest will help pay for a new cancer care and support centre for north Norfolk.

A mother of two being treated in Norfolk is part of a national campaign calling for improvements to support, treatment and care for those with incurable secondary breast cancer.

A failing care home has remained in special measures as inspectors branded it as inadequate for the fourth time.

A retired nurse who is living with stage four breast cancer has shared the importance of staying positive and knowing support if there if she needs it.

A "Night Owls" phone, text and email helpline is to expand to seven days a week to help cope with rising mental ill health in Suffolk.

Two Norfolk hospitals are set to share £30m in loans, sending them further into the red to buy new equipment and clear a backlog of repairs.

Planners have given the green light to a £4.15m state-of-the-art cancer care and support centre at Cromer and District Hospital.

A life-saving cycling paramedic was shipped out to the coast for the summer to tend to poorly holidaymakers, leaving a town centre without cover.

A former soldier who sustained life-changing injuries and struggled to adapt to life outside of the army has opened up about his physical and mental health battles.

He was a typical teenager who loved playing football and cricket and riding his motorbike.

A farmer's £1m bequest in his will to Cromer Hospital will help pay for a cancer care centre which will employ 33 people.

One in three children in Norfolk are leaving primary school unhealthily overweight, new figures show.

Patients are concerned how they will be affected if a doctor's surgery whose future has been out to consultation closes.

A revolutionary piece of medical equipment has proven a real game-changer for a football-mad youngster, who is balancing her beloved hobby with type one diabetes.

Foragers have been warned to be "sensitive and responsible" around mushrooms as the seasons change.

The girlfriend of a young man who died of testicular cancer aged just 22 has urged others to look out for symptoms - and to push for answers.

Long-serving North Norfolk Liberal Democrat MP Norman Lamb has had a pacemaker fitted - but says it won't stop the work that he does.

Hundreds of the most vulnerable people in Norfolk have been hit by a big rise in disabled care charges. Tom Bristow speaks to those who fear it will mean they lose their home and future.

Exceptional performances from staff at NorseCare have been recognised at its annual awards ceremony.

For keen golfer Danny Daniels, being told he would almost completely lose his sight served as a crushing blow.

Children as young as 13 say they are drinking almost everyday according to a survey of young people in Gorleston and Bradwell.

Parents and dog owners are being warned to stay away from open water after a dangerous poisonous algae has been found in various beauty spots in Norfolk and Suffolk.

EDP and Norwich Evening News editor David Powles on why he's running the 2020 London Marathon to raise funds for the Priscilla Bacon Hospice Appeal.

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