How Weighted Blankets Can Assist With the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

How Weighted Blankets Can Assist With the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia sufferers experience extreme pain over their entire body, which can often cause many difficulties with day-to-day life. Treatments include over the counter and prescription painkillers, physical and occupational therapy, plus counselling to provide tools for managing activities while dealing with pain. Many also find massage a way to temporarily alleviate symptoms. Weighted blankets for…

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Weighted Blankets As A Meditation Tool

Weighted Blankets As A Meditation Tool

Weighted blankets for meditation are becoming more and more recognized as an effective tool for helping to centre the mind. When draped over the body, they provide a feeling of comfort and security, which promotes the mindset needed to truly access one’s deepest consciousness. Contrary to what may be popular belief, meditation isn’t a way…

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A Weighted Blanket Supports Those Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder

A Weighted Blanket Supports Those Diagnosed With Autism Spectrum Disorder

October is Canadian Autism Awareness and Acceptance month, with Autism Canada using the time to create a community of inclusivity and raise awareness of the challenges of living with autism. On Saturday, Oct. 20, Autism Day will be celebrated in partnership with the Toronto Argonauts, with a percentage of the proceeds from tickets purchased going to back to assist Autism Canada…

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Weighted Blankets for Restless Legs Syndrome

Weighted Blankets for Restless Legs Syndrome

WebMD describes restless legs syndrome as a nervous system disorder that causes an irresistible urge to move the legs. Most sufferers experience symptoms as a sleep disruption; however restless legs syndrome is not yet fully understood in the medical world and symptoms can appear any time. What happens with someone with restless legs syndrome is…

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