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Heating pads and more heating pads. . . by stipeygirl75 Posted Mon 08 Aug 2011 12:00am I have been destroying heating pads :-( Especially in winter when my back aches, I get those standard plug-in heating pads, and then I pull on the cord so much it destroys it. After my last somewhat expensive one died, I started using my microwave rice pack. It works good except I get tired of always having to microwave it, and then it gets cold ... Read on »
Furry heating pads! by stipeygirl75 Posted Mon 02 Nov 2009 10:02pm I am an animal person. I LOVE all animals; there's hardly any type of animal I don't like. Right now I have 2 cats, 2 tree frogs and one betta fish. But I've owned many different kinds of pets. My favorite are the FURRY ONES! Such as cats. In fact I think cats are necessary for my health! Yesterday I was having a lot of problems with my arms. I kep ... Read on »
Furry heating pads! by stipeygirl75 Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:05pm I am an animal person. I LOVE all animals; there's hardly any type of animal I don't like. Right now I have 2 cats, 2 tree frogs and one betta fish. But I've owned many different kinds of pets. My favorite are the FURRY ONES! Such as cats. In fact I think cats are necessary for my health! Yesterday I was having a lot of problems with my arms. I k ... Read on »
HEAT PADS FOR BACK PAIN, BUT WHICH ONE IS THE BEST ?... by Barmac Posted Sun 20 Feb 2011 3:26pm With only a few weeks before we have our long flight to Dubai, I have been looking through the different types of heat pads for using during the flight. I have always found heat helps my pain and have a heat pad on my bed and downstairs which I just plug in as and when I need it. But with so many different types available I'm finding it q ... Read on »
Homemade Felt Heating Pad by healthymama Posted Sun 22 Dec 2013 3:32pm on by healthymama Felt heating pads are great as easy homemade gifts for friends and family. Kids adore them, too. You can make these heating pads as basic as two squares of felt, stitched together or you can try making something fun, like an owl. The heating pad can be warmed up in a microwave and used as a ... Read on »
ELECTRIC HEAT PADS FOR PAIN... by Barmac Posted Thu 02 Dec 2010 12:03pm With the weather well and truly in winter mode its now when you want a warm pad to sit with, sleep with and relax with. A friend bought me one a number of years ago and I can honestly say that I could not do without it during the winter months. I pop it into my bed and turn it on before I go to bed, I pop it under my throw when I go ... Read on »
I just turned 21, in my bed with a heating pad and nursing... by carmelakb Posted Wed 10 Oct 2012 12:21am I just turned 21, in my bed with a heating pad and nursing textbooks, and now this means I’ve been sick for 1/3 of my life. Guess I’ve come pretty far then. Read on »
How to make your own Heat/Cold Therapy Pads by Viv Patient Expert Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:11pm Hello Everyone, One of the things I learned during my Pain Management sessions was "How to make your own heat and cold therapy pads." I know there are many of us that cannot work or have limited budgets, so here is this tip: Ingredients: * Thick material (this project calls for 18",but you can make the heati ... Read on »
If You Can’t Stand the Heat ... On Burnt Pad Denial in Dogs by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Thu 28 Jul 2011 7:00am Last month’s patient came in lame and hobbling so badly it was hard to tell which limb was at fault. By the time I was through with my complete examination, I’d figured it out: It was all of them. What’s more, I’d uncovered the cause easily enough: burnt pads; more than likely from walking on hot pavement, which this dog does every day.   ... Read on »
Using Heat to Relieve Sciatica by Elaine E. Healthy Living Professional Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 9:44pm Over years of suffering on and off with sciatica, I've come up with various ways to deal with and eliminate the pain. One of the first things I do when I dealing with a bought of sciatica is treat the pain with heat. It always works. Whenever you're in pain, you always have the option to treat the injury with heat ... Read on »