It is a much-loved treat for sweet tooths and not known for its health benefits, but a radical new study at the University of East Anglia aims to link eating chocolate to reducing the risk of dementia.
A governor of the mental health trust has said the publication of the Alexander report should have been handled more openly and honestly.
Chocoholics are being encouraged to take part in a multi-million pound research project spanning three continents which could cast new light on how to prevent dementia.
A critical report yesterday revealed the impact of cuts and a shake-up on the service received by thousands of the region’s mental health patients. But how many of the problems outlined in the 2014 survey exist now? Investigations editor David Powles reports.
The region’s ambulance service has been responding to hundreds of extra call-outs brought on by the scorching temperatures.