Today is Jeans for Genes Day and people across the region have been wearing their denim to raise money for genetic research.
It's those developments that the family of little Florie-Rae from Hertfordshire are hoping will provide a breakthrough. The 3-year-old suffers from Rett Syndrome.
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Norwich City have signed West Brom midfielder Graham Dorrans on a permanent deal.
A mother whose baby was found dead in a village pond in Norfolk will not face criminal charges because she has already suffered enough.