In 1546, John Heywood wrote“As you be muche the worse. And I cast awaie.An yll wynde, that blowth no man to good, men saie.Wel (quoth he) euery wind blowth not down the cornI hope (I saie) good hap [luck] be not all out worn.” Which essentially translates as, ”it’s an ill wind that blows nobody…

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It’s been a veritable land of milk and honey for metaphor lovers recently. Simile-philes will have been like kids in a sweet shop come to that.  It’s all thanks to Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Professor Jonathan Van Tam who has had the unenviable task of appearing on the telly to advise us all to stay…

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Help Me Stop (HMS), a new provider of affordable and accessible, intensive ‘dayhab’ treatment services for people with alcohol and drug addiction, has appointed health specialist consultancy, Salix & Co, to support its UK launch and provide ongoing public relations and stakeholder engagement support over its three-year roll out period. Adapted from a tried and…

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To mark its 10 year milestone, award-winning public relations consultancy, Salix & Co, has launched Salix Insight, an online resource centre providing up-to-date information, news, analysis and opinion from across the health, education and social sectors. Drawing on the expertise of Salix’s unique reference network of journalists, media advisors, commentators, policy shapers and makers, front-line…

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