First cannabis expo in Michigan 1 week before legalization vote

Approximately 120 vendors were at the conference The 1st Commercial Cannabis Conference & Expo in Michigan took place in Detroit exactly a week before voters decide on marijuana legalization in the state. About 120 vendors were scattered throughout Cobo Hall at the pot expo, from an insurance company that deals specifically with marijuana to a marketing firm that only works … Read More

How Medical Marijuana Works, and Which Conditions It Treats

More than half of U.S. states and the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana in some form, and more are considering bills to do the same. Yet while many people are using marijuana, the FDA still hasn’t approved it as a treatment because there haven’t been enough studies to prove that it’s safe and effective.Why hasn’t more research been … Read More

Common drugs lead to millions of cases of lung disease

Common drugs that doctors prescribe to treat heart problems, arthritis, and cancer can actually pose a threat to lung health, and this problem “affects a considerable number of people.” This is the conclusion of a new review of the literature conducted by researchers from the United Kingdom. Drug-induced interstitial lung disease affects more people than experts had thought. Sometimes, drugs … Read More

Patient compliance, medication adherence, & medication reminders.. What does it all mean?

We are the “experts in patient compliance / medication adherence” and offer a comprehensive line of medical devices to help your patients become and stay compliant with Rx meds (doctor’s prescription) or OTC meds. More about patient compliance devices. Since our founding in 1972 we have developed what many call “the premier line” of adherence tools (medical instruments). Our pill … Read More

Recreational Marijuana in Washington State (Seattle)

Washington visitors interested in using marijuana products should be aware of the details of the law regarding purchase, possession, and consumption. There are still significant restrictions on pot possession and use, as well as many practical details to be worked out about how the law will actually be implemented as many of Washington’s weed tourism services, are still being developed. … Read More

Pill and vitamin Organizers and Boxes

Pillboxes and Medication Safety Like the drugs they contain, they’re not always used as directed Have you ever had trouble keeping your daily medication straight? As people get older, they often start taking more than one prescription and monitoring what pills need to be taken at what time of day can be challenging. Enter the multi-compartment pillbox: a low-tech device designed … Read More

What is Home Health Care? What are Home Care Pill Boxes?

What is Home Health Care? What are Home Care Pill Boxes? Home health care helps older adults live independently for as long as possible, even with an illness or injury. It covers a wide range of services and can often delay the need for long-term nursing home care. Home health care may include occupational and physical therapy, speech therapy, and … Read More

What are Birth Control Pills and How do They Work?

Birth control pills contain hormones that prevent a woman from becoming pregnant. These pills are to be taken every day in order to work effectively. Some women keep their birth control pills in the original packaging while other women prefer to use Borin Halbich‘s patented pill boxes. There are two types of birth control pills: the combination pill and the … Read More

Canada Nearly Runs Out of Weed After Legalization

Canada can’t keep up with demand for newly legal weed. Four days after the country put marijuana legalization into effect nationally, retail shops are nearly sold out. “It’s a mess. The supply is just a mess,” Patrick Wallace, owner of the Alberta shop Waldo’s 420 Store, told CBC. All of these people rushing to buy legal cannabis are going to … Read More

Marijuana is legal for medical purposes in 30 states

Thirty states and Washington, DC, allow marijuana for medical purposes, although their approaches can significantly differ. In order for people to safely store and dispense their home care medical marijuana Borin Halbich has developed the Canna Carry line of storage solutions for medicinal cannabis users.  Some allow medical marijuana dispensaries and home cultivation. Others only allow home cultivation. And a … Read More