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A brave Ipswich toddler battling stage four cancer has been visited by the mother of Bradley Lowery - who helped to launch the Suffolk family's campaign for life-saving treatment.

An app teaching asthmatic children to use their inhalers properly is being promoted across the county after being developed by a Suffolk company.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

This Ipswich couple feel like there is nearly a person missing from their marriage - after they lost 7.5st between them in an impressive joint weight loss drive.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Taking antibiotics unnecessarily can put your health at risk, a Suffolk doctor has warned - as he offered advice on when to use the drugs and when you should opt for something over-the-counter.

Friday, November 15, 2019

A beach which has failed to meet water quality standards on a number of occasions is to be stripped of its bathing status.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

The number of people living with dementia in Suffolk could increase by more than 5,000 in the next decade, prompting calls for more support.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Multi-million pound expansion plans at Ipswich Hospital have been given the green light - with new facilities set to open at the end of 2021.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

A major structural survey of West Suffolk Hospital is underway after it emerged the reinforced concrete blocks used to build it could potentially be at risk of decay.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

A doctors' surgery looking after 17,000 patients over three sites has made progress since being labelled "inadequate" - but has been told to improve further before being lifted out of special measures.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Patients are being treated for the first time at a new state-of-the-art cancer centre after a successful five-year fundraising campaign for the £3.25million unit.

Monday, November 11, 2019

He was told he had just weeks to live - but Ipswich's Paul Rutter is still defying the odds two years on from being told he had terminal cancer.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Nicola Warren finds The Swan at Lavenham's spa 'a haven of tranquillity'.

Monday, November 11, 2019

A woman has told how it was "hard to accept" she had to turn to the Surviving Winter appeal for help after losing her husband - as the campaign is launched again this year.

Sunday, November 10, 2019

A mum of three has spoken of her panic after she spotted discarded needles on a path in Landseer Road, on a route often taken by children heading to and from school.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Major expansion plans at Ipswich Hospital - including a new A&E - are to be given the green light next week.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

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

Thursday, November 7, 2019

The number of patients who have waited 104 days or more for cancer treatment at Suffolk and Essex's health trust increased by almost 50% in a month, new figures have revealed.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Ipswich and Colchester hospitals have been praised by healthcare professionals after being named among the best in the country for caring for stroke patients.

Monday, November 4, 2019

A new cafe aimed at supporting people with mental health challenges has opened in Framlingham - with the blessing of local MP and NHS psychiatrist Dr Dan Poulter.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

A new music group is helping men at a mental health unit to express their feelings.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

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.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

A health clinic in Felixstowe which had its services cut over the past year is not under threat of closure according to Suffolk Coastal MP Therese Coffey.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

A defibrillator kit to treat suspected heart attack victims has been installed at Suffolk FA headquarters in Stowmarket.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

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

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The boss of Ipswich and Colchester hospitals is "very concerned" about the potential impact of Brexit on European doctors and nurses - and even fears some may go home for Christmas and not come back.

Monday, October 28, 2019

A widow has expressed her "anger and upset" after her husband's name was left off Britain's national war memorial despite serving in the army for 21 years.

Monday, October 28, 2019

A 'miracle boy' from Ipswich who is missing 20% of his brain has made remarkable improvements after taking part in an intense month long therapy session, drastically improving the movement in the right side of his body.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

The family of a "wonderful daughter" whose life could be tragically cut short by cystic fibrosis say a new life-extending drug which will be available on the NHS is "the best news we've had for years".

Sunday, October 27, 2019

Witches, superheroes and pumpkins have been seen on the shores Alton Water this weekend - as joggers took up the opportunity to run a 5k in a Halloween costumes.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

She might quite literally be half the person she used to be - but Tracy Arnold says she is "healthier, happier and much more confident" after losing an incredible 11st 7lbs.

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