The Government is engaged in an "attritional war" with the British Medical Association in the long-running junior doctors' dispute, according to Sam Lister, director of comms at the Department of Health.
One of the UK's largest specialist healthcare agencies has opened its first base outside of London, in Brussels.
The Government should steer clear of exploiting any incidents such as patient deaths during the ongoing doctors' strike called by the British Medical Association (BMA), PR professionals have warned.
Writing in The Times today, Justice Secretary Michael Gove has described the European Union as "an economic sinkhole" and a "failing Soviet system", and says that the UK's continued membership of it would constitute a "direct and serious threat" to public services including the NHS.
A number of marcoms agencies are among the winners of the Queen's Award for Enterprise, announced this morning on the monarch's 90th birthday.
John Gisborne, previously the head of global health at MHP Communications, has been appointed MD of the healthcare team of FleishmanHillard Fishburn (FHF).
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The charity Parkinson's UK is beginning its annual Parkinson's Awareness Week with an appeal to social media users that sharing its animation "could change your friend's life".
PRs have praised Mars Food's "proactive" announcement that certain products including those from the Dolmio and Uncle Ben's range will be labelled 'occasional' and should only be eaten once a week, as part of a new health initiative from the food manufacturer.
The number of tweets about the strikes by junior doctors plummeted between January and March this year, although it has rebounded in April thus far - with the balance of pro-strike tweets steadily increasing through 2016.
InVentiv has been privately held since Thomas H. Lee Partners, a private-equity firm, acquired it in 2010 for $1.1 billion.
An Australian condom firm's campaign using fake Tinder profiles of users with names making puns on sexually transmitted diseases, such as Chadmydia and Stephyphilis, has been shut down by the matchmaking app.
SO What Global has acquired Iris Life Communications and announced the launch of its healthcare agency - SO Healthy - following the expiry of a non-compete clause.
Steris, the surgical and healthcare products giant, has appointed Hanover as its first retained agency since forming last November through the $1.9bn (£1.3bn) merger of US-based Steris Corporation and the UK's Synergy Health.
New Treasury Department rules put an end to the $160 billion merger between Pfizer and Allergan on Wednesday.
The Department of Health is recruiting for a new director of comms to lead its 100-strong team.
One of our most important comms challenges is to convince governments and regulators that costly cutting-edge treatments are worth it.
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When a man gives his opinion, he's a man. When a woman gives her opinion, she's a bore. And when a company gives its opinion, then - to bend Bette Davis' famous saying further - it must be up to no good, meddling in democratic debate for its own selfish ends.
It's ten years today since Jack Dorsey sent the first ever tweet, telling the world he was "just setting up my twttr".
Towards the end of last year, PepsiCo caused a bit of a stir when it announced it was eliminating its marketing procurement function.
As a woman, do I feel we need an International Women's Day? Do I feel proud that my achievements are being celebrated - or do I feel that it denigrates other people through exclusion?
Journalists can be rude, self-obsessed, hugely-entitled, 'the-world-revolves-around-me' complete *******, writes Tim Johns, a producer on the Jeremy Vine show.
There is a trend for clients wanting their existing agencies to expand abroad rather than having to hire a new agency in an unfamiliar market.
The use of temporary workers in the NHS, including PR practitioners, has been blamed for the deficit - but this smacks of scapegoating.
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Six years after Sloane & Company was acquired by MDC Partners, founder Elliot Sloane is stepping aside.
The Omnicom Group agency's New York office leader will join CA on May 9.
The Omnicom Group agency eliminated the global CMO position upon Marchesi's exit.
Lord Chadlington has stepped down from Huntsworth, one year after Paul Taaffe succeeded him as CEO of the Grayling and Red Consultancy owner.