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Why A Weighted Blanket Can Be Helpful in Foster Care and for Foster Children/Kids – a Must Read!

Why A Weighted Blanket Can Be Helpful for Foster Children

July 14, 2018 2 min read

Why A Weighted Blanket Can Be Helpful in Foster Care and for Foster Children/Kids – a Must Read!Whether you are a foster family with a child or children, or whether you are with a foster agency or with the state helping families and foster kids, a weighted blanket can a strong tool to help you connect with the foster [...]
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What are Dental Phobias and how can a Weighted Blanket Help?

What are Dental Phobias and how can a Weighted Blanket Help?

June 24, 2018 2 min read

Web MD states "Dental phobia is a more serious condition than anxiety. It leaves people panic-stricken and terrified. People with dental phobia have an awareness that the fear is totally irrational, but are unable to do much about it. They exhibit classic avoidance behavior; that is, they will do everything possible to avoid going to the [...]
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Do you Love Someone with Anxiety?

Do you Love Someone with Anxiety?

June 02, 2018 4 min read

It’s stressful for someone who has panic and anxiety which can, in turn, stress those who are connected to that person by a family, relationship or friendship. So what's the best way to help? People with panic disorder and anxiety have real fears [...]
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Why A Weighted Blanket is the Perfect Gift for Mother's Day

Why A Weighted Blanket is the Perfect Gift for Mother's Day

May 02, 2018 2 min read

Why A Weighted Blanket is the perfect Mother’s Day GiftWant to get your mom or grandmother a great unique gift for Mother’s Day? Consider getting her a weighted blanket! A weighted blanket can be used as a throw on the couch in a smaller size or a larger size for the bed. If mom/grandmom has a particular [...]
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Traveling this spring or summer? Try a weighted blanket or lap pad for a better trip!

March 29, 2018 2 min read

Traveling for summer? Try a weighted blanket or lap pad for a better trip!It’s getting to be that time of year. The birds are singing, the weather is warming up and many are beginning to plan for their summer vacation. How many people travel each summer? According to Statistic Brain (stats 2017) 45% of Americans take a summer vacation, [...]
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Where can I Buy A Weighted Blanket, and How Heavy Should it be?

Where can I Buy A Weighted Blanket, and How Heavy Should it be?

February 04, 2018 4 min read

Where Should I Buy A Weighted Blanket?There are many weighted blanket companies that sell weighted blankets, which one should you choose? Large Retailers There are online retailers who offer weighted blankets (usually there isn’t a number to call, you can email them however to get a response) The product is usually in one size and [...]
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How Hormones Can Affect Your Sleep… and Vice-Versa

How Hormones Can Affect Your Sleep… and Vice-Versa

January 14, 2018 3 min read

Research conducted over the past couple of decades have shown that getting a good night’s sleep is necessary for everything from memory to weight maintenance, cognitive function, and stress relief, yet are you aware of the important role played by your hormones in ensuring you sleep well, or of the effect that sleep has on [...]
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Why weighted blankets are a great addition to everyone's lives

Why weighted blankets are a great addition to everyone's lives

November 05, 2017 2 min read

In our society today, we have digital access 24/7 for everything. For many people, they are always "connected" with a blue light close by. Everyone is using the new LED light bulbs... what does this do to our primordial self? It means, unless you are spending some time doing something else for your physical self like [...]
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Why A Weighted Lap Pad is Essential for Your Child this School Year

Why A Weighted Lap Pad is Essential for Your Child this School Year

September 26, 2017 2 min read

Why Your Child Should have a Lap Pad or Weighted Vest at School this Fall Set your child up for success by having a weighted blanket to improve focus and help him or her calm down in the classroom environment. Please find this study that shows that DTP (Deep Touch Pressure) in the classroom can help improve student performance. Many children [...]
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Will Insurance Pay For A Weighted Blanket?

September 19, 2017 1 min read

A Weighted Blanket may be covered by medical insurance. Of course every health care insurance plan is different. Some will not cover a weighted blanket, but some do. You will never know until you ask. Your doctor or pediatrician can write your child a prescription for a weighted blanket.Weighted blankets can be considered durable medical [...]
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Weighted Blankets - The Secret Weapon to Help Put Your Child to Bed

Weighted Blankets - The Secret Weapon to Help Put Your Child to Bed

September 13, 2017 4 min read

Parent’s secret weapon against kids waking up at night – a weighted blanketMany parents of young children find that night time routines are a challenge. They also find that they are woken up at night, and children begin showing up in their room or wandering so that they have to be put back to bed. How can [...]
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How A Weighted Blanket Can Help with Someone With Anxiety

How A Weighted Blanket Can Help with Someone With Anxiety

August 24, 2017 3 min read

Do You Love Someone with Anxiety?If you love someone with panic/anxiety sometimes it is hard to figure out why they do what they do. Sometimes you might feel frustrated with this person. Here are things you can do to help your relationship. Don't Preach at Someone with Anxiety - Preaching will not help them. Listening to them and getting them to [...]
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