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Saturday, November 17, 2018

The mother of a disabled woman has hailed a new disability-friendly initiative launched at The Sailmakers.

Friday, November 16, 2018

It is a new concept in dental care and it is being introduced at Suffolk dental surgeries.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Midwives have shared a rare glimpse into the plight of babies born addicted to drugs at our hospitals.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Plans for a new brain injury rehabilitation hub and housing centre in Ipswich have been boosted thanks to some large donations towards the cost of the build.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Gym goers of Ipswich are invited to a free workout with exotic-dancers The Dreamboys to raise money for Children in Need.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Breanne Cook has taken over as manager of the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust’s (NSFT) Recovery College, which runs courses on topics such as wellbeing and life after illness to help support patients.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The dedicated cancer ward at Ipswich Hospital has reopened after a touching moment with a dying patient inspired a refurbishment.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Suffolk residents are urged to be vigilant about the dangers of carbon monoxide as a recent survey shows two thirds of households do not have an alarm for the poisonous gas.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Serious safety incidents led to 35 deaths at the region’s mental health trust over a six month period, figures have revealed.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Former EADT and Star editor Terry Hunt and his sister Karen Chamberlain have just completed a 61-mile walk along the Suffolk coast to raise money to buy life-saving defibrillators.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Strictly Come Dancing-inspired dancers in Ipswich have the chance to learn some steps and meet new people at a social dance in town.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Dog attacks on postal workers in north Essex increased by 58% on the previous year, statistics from Royal Mail have revealed.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Suffolk Libraries is highlighting the impact reading can have on tackling loneliness, dementia and mental health problems, following new research.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

A major attitude shift is needed to alter people’s mindsets about the growing problem of dementia in Suffolk, a leading campaigner has said.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Communities have been urged to do more to help rising numbers of people with dementia ahead of a Suffolk conference on one of the county’s growing health challenges.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

A Suffolk health watchdog has claimed that poor access to mental health services “has not significantly improved” since the region’s mental health trust was first placed in special measures.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Questions surround the future of an Ipswich landmark which has stood empty for several months.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Millions of people over the age of 65, more than the entire population of Birmingham along with 15,000 in Suffolk, feel they have nobody to turn to for help and support.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A boy who suffered a catastrophic brain injury after “mistakes” by medics during his birth at a Bury St Edmunds hospital will receive millions in NHS damages.

Monday, November 5, 2018

A GP practice is to become the first in Suffolk to ‘prescribe’ parkrun to patients who would benefit from a more active lifestyle.

Monday, November 5, 2018

The numbers of people signed off work by GPs in Suffolk and Essex each day has been revealed – as new measures are introduced to ease the workload faced by doctors.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Pressure will be eased on Ipswich GPs as funding for the introduction of new social prescribing schemes is green lighted.

Friday, November 2, 2018

A new scheme to help prevent bed blocking in Suffolk is set to get the green light this month.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Although from today, medicinal cannabis products can now be legally prescribed to some patients in the UK for the first time, one Suffolk mum claims she will still have to commit a crime to get her daughter’s life-changing cannabis medicine.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Although from today, medicinal cannabis products can now be legally prescribed to some patients in the UK for the first time, one Suffolk mum claims she will still have to commit a crime to get her daughter’s life-changing cannabis medicine.

Friday, November 2, 2018

The number of safety incidents reported at the region’s ambulance trust nearly doubled in the space of a year.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Six non-executive directors (NEDs) have been appointed to the board of the East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust (ENSEFT).

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Those with hearing impairments are at serious risk of feeling of isolated says a Suffolk specialist.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

More workers on the ground are urgently needed to help cope with a growing crisis in mental health amongst young people, a member of parliament has warned.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Many mothers giving birth at hospitals in the region are missing out on important skin-to-skin bonding time with their newborns, according to NHS statistics.

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