DO IT YOPURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To provide pain relief for individuals with arthritis or muscle pain or stiffness. This heating pad is created using a dish towel or hand towel to create an outer case (the towel is cut in half, so one towel can be used to make two pads) and filling it with uncooked rice and dried lavender or other potpourri, if desired. When complete, the pad can be heated in a microwave for three to four minutes to provide moist heat. This article, included in a chapter entitled "
Heatworks Hand Warmers are portable disposable hand warmers and heating pads designed for use by individuals with arthritis or circulatory disabilities. Designed to provide up to eight hours of warmth, these pads can be placed in gloves, boots, pockets, or sleeping bags. The packs are contained in a plastic outer pouch, and once the pouch is opened, the pads are warm in seconds.
The Herbal Comfort Back Pack is a moist heating pad designed for use by individuals with arthritis or back pain. This pack covers the neck and shoulders and extends the full length of the back. Warm it in the microwave for a few minutes to create moist heat. The filling is a blend of flax seeds and herbs, including lavender, rosemary, peppermint, cinnamon and chamomile. Channel stitching prevents the filling from shifting. The soft terry cover can be cleaned with damp cloth. This pack can also
Hydrotherm Sets, models 5120, 5122, and 5123, are non-electrical heating pads designed for thermal therapy using moist heat. A measured quantity of clay fills individual cells completely without splitting seams. They are treated with a non-carcinogenic mildew retardant. Each pack is covered with a foam filled terry cover. DIMENSIONS: The standard pack, model 5120, includes one 10 x 12 inch pack and one 18 x 26 inch terry cloth cover. The cervical pack, model 5122, includes one 6.5 x 21 inch pack
The Massage Table Heat Pad is a heating pad designed for use in therapy settings for use with individuals with arthritis or muscle stiffness or pain. This portable heating pad is designed to keep clients warm, comfortable, and relaxed during a therapeutic massage. Made of durable, flexible, and water proof vinyl, the pad features an electronic controller with one hour auto off function, four adjustable heat settings, and a washable poly outer cover. The pad is designed to be easy to clean, does
Mycoal Heat Treat Warmers are portable, non-toxic, odorless disposable heating pads that generate heat by chemical reaction and maintain the temperature between 122 to 158 degrees Fahrenheit. To apply, open outer bag, shake to activate contents, place heater inside cloth covering and apply to body. Adhesive models are also available. These pads are designed for one-time use and are disposable. A Warmers Starter Kit includes 10 Hand Warmers, 10 Adhesive Toe Warmers, and 10 Adhesive Body Warmers.
Heating pad with moist heat, automatic thermostat, cover. Wetness of pad is created by drawing moisture from air to the surface of flannel cover. Moisture migrates from heated pad to cooler treatment area. Variety of sizes and styles.
Relief Pak Moist Heat Packs provide localized moist heat. When immersed in hot water the pack absorbs enough liquid to maintain an effective therapeutic heat level for up to 30 minutes. Packs available for specific body parts. Covers available in terry foam or terry, with and without pockets. The Automatic Relief Pak heating pad provides continuous moist heat by drawing moisture from the air onto the surface of the flannel cover, four sizes, with covers.
The Sunbeam King Moist/Dry Heating Pad, model 764, is designed for use by individuals with arthritis or muscle pain. This heating pad features an ergonomic slide controller with three heat settings, an anti-microbial sponge for moist heat therapy, and a machine washable cover. POWER: Uses standard household current. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 24 inches. Power cord is 9 feet long. WARRANTY: Limited five-year warranty.
The Sunbeam Soft Touch Auto-Off Heating Pad, models 810 and 811, is designed for use by individuals with arthritis or muscle pain. This machine-washable heating pad features controls with four temperature settings and automatic shut-off after two hours. The pad is soft and flexible, and can be used moist or dry. The power cord and controller are detachable. A vinyl storage bag is included. POWER: Uses standard household current. SIZES: Standard (810) or King (811). DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 19 inch
Thera-Temp Microwavable Moist Heat Packs are moist heating pads designed for use by individuals with arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, and other pain. These packs are heated in a microwave and produces moist heat by drawing moisture from humidity in the air and retaining it in all-natural therapeutic beads. All wraps include elastic and Velcro belts to hold them on the body. The pads are covered in all natural cotton on surfaces with skin contact. DIMENSIONS: Model MH7 is 7 x 10 inches with a 3
TheraBeads Joint Pain Relief, model 616-4504-0000, is a heat therapy pad designed for use by individuals with arthritis. This microwaveable pad provides moist heat therapy for small areas. It includes a machine washable cover and is latex free. DIMENSIONS: 5 x 12 inches. COLOR: Cover is white.
The TheraBeads Neck Rest, model 616-4512-0000, is a heat therapy pad designed for use by individuals with arthritis or other neck pain. The unit is contoured to cradle the neck and shoulder area. It is heated in a microwave to provide moist heat therapy. The moist heat pad includes a machine washable cover and is latex free. DIMENSIONS: 13 x 10 inches. COLOR: White cover.
The TheraBeads Standard Pack, model 616-4503-0000, is a heat therapy pad designed for use to releve pain in the shoulders, back, or knee. This product is heated in a microwave and applied directly to a selected area of the body to provide moist heat therapy. This pad includes a machine washable cover and is latex free. DIMENSIONS: 9 x 12 inches. COLOR: White cover.
The TheraBeads Wrap System, model 616-4511-0000, is a heat therapy system and thermal wrap designed for use to relieve lower back pain. The system consists of an elastic wrap with an adjustable hook and loop fastener with a pouch that holds a moist heat pack over the lumbar area. The heat pack is microwaveable and includes a machine washable cover. The system is latex free. DIMENSIONS (WxL): Heat pack is 5 x 12 inches; elastic wrap is 6 x 38 to 55 inches. COLOR: White cover.
The Thermal Moist Heating Pad is a heating pad designed for use by individuals with arthritis, sprains and strains or other upper extremity disabilities or injuries. Features include a positioning strap with Velcro-type closure, four heat and time settings, automatic shut off and hand control mechanism, and an outer flannel cover that draws and retains the air’s humidity. SIZES: Standard, medium, and petit. DIMENSIONS (LxW): The standard pad is 14 x 27 inches, the medium pad is 14 x 14 inches, a
Thermalon Heat/Cold Wraps and Pads are hot and cold packs designed for use in relieving pain. These non-gel pads conform to the body and provide time-released heat or cold therapy. Each wrap or pad is a single one-piece unit with a durable outer fabric. These packs are available as a small compress (model 22505), standard pad (model 22515), small wrap (model 21315), and universal wrap (model 21335).
Thermalon Microwave Activated Moist Heat Wraps and Pads are hot packs designed for use in relieving muscle pain. Applied directly, these washable, reusable wraps and pads relax aching muscles and provide immediate temporary pain relief. Self-hydrating pads are ready in minutes and produce odor-free moist heat and inhibit bacteria or fungi growth.
The Torex Hot and Cold Flat Pack is a heating and cooling pad designed for use in hot and cold therapy. This polyurethane pad can be heated with hot water or in a microwave, and cooled in a refrigerator or freezer. SIZES: Small (model TXF4), medium (model TXF8), or large (model TXF10). DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 1 x 5.5 x 7.5 inches (small), 1 x 6.5 x 11 inches (medium), or 1 x 10 x 13.5 inches (large). WEIGHT: 12 ounces (small), 22 ounces (medium), or 48 ounces (large).
Moist heating pad has automatic on/off safety switch with glow light. Sizes: Large, 13 by 27 inches; Medium, 13 by 13 inches; Small, 4 by 14 inches.