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Essex has the second highest level of care home debt in the country, it has been revealed.

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A newly married couple from Bury St Edmunds are starting off their life together by getting into shape - with the help of Channel 4's How to Lose Weight Well.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

If you're trying to ease yourself into a healthy new lifestyle, or are looking for a work out that's easy on your joints, try this circuit from DJ Stanway, a personal trainer from Revolution Fitness Academy, Bury St Edmunds. Increase or decrease the intensity to suit your body, and complete them anywhere - from out in the open, to the comfort of your own home.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Earlier this week it was revealed the Scottish FA are expected to ban children from heading footballs - but should Suffolk follow suit?

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Hospital emergency departments across the country are in the midst of a winter crisis - and we want to know what your latest A&E visit was like.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

The mother of a 21-year-old fashion student who killed himself after being released from a mental health hospital is "astonished" that Suffolk's mental health trust has been kept in 'special measures' for so long.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

The struggling mental health trust for Norfolk and Suffolk remains in special measures - despite a watchdog lifting it from the lowest possible rating of 'inadequate' to 'requires improvement' in a new inspection report.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Health secretary Matt Hancock has vowed to support Norfolk and Suffolk's struggling mental health trust and bring it out of special measures.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Families, parents and carers angry at the state of children and young adult mental health services in Suffolk have penned a letter to health secretary Matt Hancock demanding urgent change.

Monday, January 13, 2020

A number of pesto products are being urgently recalled from Tesco as they may contain peanuts, posing a health risk to anyone with a peanut allergy.

Monday, January 13, 2020

Air pollution could cause more than 7,000 deaths in Suffolk and Essex this decade - that is the warning from the British Heart Foundation, which calls the situation a "public health emergency".

Sunday, January 12, 2020

There has been a spike in babies - including newborns - being taken into care in Suffolk over the last year, it has been revealed.

Friday, January 10, 2020

A care home provider has been fined for failing to provide safe care after a Suffolk resident suffered 'significant' burns from a hot pipe.

Friday, January 10, 2020

The father of a young mum who suffered a brain injury after giving birth at Ipswich Hospital feels not enough has been done to address safety concerns in the four-and-a-half years since the incident.

Friday, January 10, 2020

With many of us aiming to move a little more and make health a priority this January, yoga is a great way to take care of mind, body and soul

Friday, January 10, 2020

'Substantial failures' have been made in the handling of a complaint into a Suffolk teenager's death, an investigation has revealed.

Friday, January 10, 2020

The mother of a 20-year-old who died in an Essex mental health facility has successfully fought for an investigation report into his case to be made public.

Friday, January 10, 2020

A&E waiting times at Suffolk and Essex hospitals are increasing - with the region's biggest NHS trust recording one of the worst figures on record for patients seen within four hours.

Friday, January 10, 2020

More than one in four children and young people referred to specialist mental health services in the east of England are turned away, according to a new report.

Thursday, January 9, 2020

From the KFC vegan burger to the meat-free Steak Bake, vegans and vegetarians are simply spoilt for choice this Veganuary. But can junk food ever be considered 'ethical' - even when it contains no meat?

Thursday, January 9, 2020

January is here, the skies are grey and winter has well and truly set in, meaning cases of seasonal affective disorder (SAD) are predicted to rise - but how can you combat it?

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Anyone with the post-festive season blues is being offered a helping hand by Suffolk Libraries.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The boss of Ipswich and Colchester hospitals is "disappointed" after the NHS trust running them was rated 'requires improvement' by a watchdog - but feels it is no reflection on 2018's merger.

Monday, January 6, 2020

A long-time blood donor in Ipswich has hit out after being turned away from the Ipswich Town FC car park while dropping of his wife for her appointment to donate.

Monday, January 6, 2020

Children in Africa suffering from cleft palate have had their lives changed by the efforts of a selfless West Suffolk doctor.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Ipswich and Colchester hospitals are the birthplaces of thousands of babies every year - but one time of year is particularly busy thanks to an unexpected Christmas bonus.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

New year, new you or so the saying goes. More often than not, however, we struggle to stick to our goals for the new year, including being healthy.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Veganuary has just begun and a number of fast food outlets have brought out some special menu items to mark the occasion.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

A sharp rise in the number of people seeking emergency help from a Suffolk charity to cope with eating disorders has been blamed on a "food focus" over Christmas.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Singing and how it can help mental health will be the theme of a special event featuring experts from around the UK in Suffolk.

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