Up to 500,000 lives could be saved under plans for the NHS in England over the next decade, health chiefs claim. But what does the announcement mean for Norfolk and Suffolk? Health correspondent Geraldine Scott explains.
A cash injection has been given to the region’s ambulance service as part of £1bn of funding announced by the government.
Mental health services have been in crisis for at least five years.
The latest report’s into the region’s mental health trust - which brands it unsafe and poorly led - is the worst it has received, campaigners have claimed.
The British Dental Association has called on Health Secretary Matt Hancock to tackle a crisis in access to dental services that is forcing new patients in Norfolk to travel over 60 miles.
Medical experts have been instructed to draw up official guidelines for social media use amid fears over its impact on child mental health, a minster has revealed.
A Suffolk MP has spoken about his “deeply personal” reasons for respecting the NHS during his maiden speech as health secretary.
Following a tumultuous 48 hours at Westminster, Jeremy Hunt has been named the new Foreign Secretary.
The news that £1m is to be invested in mental healthcare in Norfolk and Suffolk has been welcomed by the culture secretary and MP for West Suffolk Matt Hancock.
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