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Norfolk artist Samuel Thomas has donated an original piece of work, worth £1495, to raise money to help a seven-year-old boy get treatment in Germany.

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A former Newsnight reporter who was diagnosed with autism aged 57 has become a public governor of the region’s mental health trust.

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If you are unsure about the amount of medication you’re taking, tell someone – that’s the message local people and carers are being urged to adopt during Learning Disability Week this week as part of a national campaign to stop the over medication of people with a learning disability.

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The ambulance trust has defended itself after an MP criticised a “scandalous” decision to spend public money on challenging the release of patient safety information.

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Pharmacists are being trained to help spot the signs of cancer in a bid to ensure those who fear they have the deadly illness can get support faster.

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Paramedic Tracy Nicholls has been appointed as director of clinical quality and improvement at East of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST).

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Healthwatch Norfolk, the consumer champion for patients in Norfolk, will hold its annual general meeting on July 24, at the Forum, in Norwich, from 9.30am to 11am.

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Norwich

New victims of female genital mutilation (FGM) in Norfolk have been seen by NHS services over the last year.

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The cost to the county’s mental health at the hands of cuts elsewhere has been laid bare as it was revealed one in seven people in Norfolk are living with depression or anxiety.

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United Kingdom

A north Norfolk doctors surgery has been nominated in a people’s choice category in this year’s general practice awards.

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One in seven people in Norfolk are living with depression or anxiety, according to a survey of patients registered with GPs.

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United Kingdom

Generous slimmers from Fakenham and Briston have raised £1,740 for charity by donating clothes they have successfully slimmed out of.

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On a sunny Sunday afternoon, a young girl celebrated her 11th birthday with her family in the back garden.

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Trading Standards officers in Norfolk have discovered a Norwich retailer was selling apricot kernels containing high levels of cyanide.

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Isolation is an issue which applies to many, but talked about by few.

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Patients are outraged after learning a staff member at a doctors’ practice had been inappropriately accessing their medical records.

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Fifty-one young people who care for someone with a mental health condition enjoyed a two-day event designed to give them a break from their caring duties.

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The ancient Chinese practice of acupuncture has been shown to help veterans deal with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in a Norfolk research study.

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United States

People who have had a stroke or other recent brain injuries will be able to benefit from the experiences of those who have already lived through a similar condition, thanks to a grant from Norfolk Freemasons.

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United Kingdom

Norfolk and Suffolk Foundation Trust (NSFT) has appointed two new directors.

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Mental health staff who do not comply with safety checks on tranquillised patients look set for tougher sanctions as bosses said doing the “nice things” was not good enough.

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A consultant clinical psychologist from the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) has spoken at one of the world’s top literary festivals on the subject of men and suicide.

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NHS

A damning review into the leadership at the region’s mental health trust has identified a “tolerance of poor standards”, it can be revealed.

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Care Quality Commission

The number of calls received by the ambulance service in Norfolk, Suffolk, and Cambridgeshire over the bank holiday weekend dipped compared to the year before.

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East of England Ambulance Trust

A rugby star’s wife whose blood cancer is now in remission adopted a radical new regime which included taking cannabis oil and not eating during certain hours of the day, she told Sky News.

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Tom Youngs

A second whistleblower has come forward from the region’s ambulance trust to claim an independent report into winter delays “does not tally with the experiences of front line staff”.

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Norman Lamb

East Of England Ambulance Trust (EEAST) is reminding the public about simple tips to stay safe during the expected mixed weather due this bank holiday weekend.

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An ambulance boss has said pressures on the NHS are no longer confined to just the winter and are instead seen all year round.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Patients and relatives sang the praises of Cromer’s new reablement unit at its formal opening.

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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

A cancer survivor who was told her days were numbered has been talking about being able to look to the future again, after finding out her blood cancer was in remission.

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Tom Youngs

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Police are appealing for help to trace a young man who is missing in Cromer.

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Norfolk is gearing up to welcome the King of Pop, Lionel Richie, to Holkham Hall this weekend.

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United Kingdom
Yesterday, 18:22

Cromer’s Amazona Zoo celebrated its 10th anniversary with a fun-packed day of events, including competitions, a teddy bears’ picnic and a whole host of animal activities.

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Fri, 15:18

A book on the Norfolk work of landscape gardener Humphry Repton, whose bi-centenary is now being celebrated, was presented to Alan Titchmarsh.

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A selection of our favourite reader pictures submitted through iwitness.co.uk in the last week.

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