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Weighted Blankets vs. Comforters & Duvets

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Do you know the difference between a weighted blanket, a comforter and a duvet? Some people assume that these items are just variants of the same thing, but they’re actually quite different. This article makes a comparison between weighted blankets, Comforters, and Duvets based on their uses, benefits, and cost. Weighted blankets were found to …

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Will Insurance Cover My Weighted Blanket?

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In this article, we will outline the economic aspects of weighted blankets, as regarding insurance covers. Please note that insurance plans may differ significantly between countries. The prices of weighted blankets, just like the price of many medical devices, are not fixed. Prices of weighted blankets vary widely. Prices are affected by a range of …

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6 Reasons Why Weighted Blankets Cost More Than You Think

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Weighted blankets mimic the benefits of deep pressure touch therapy and have been proven to help people suffering from insomnia, anxiety, ADHD, autism, restless leg syndrome and other such conditions. The deep pressure works on the sensory points of the body which triggers the release of serotonin and dopamine. These neurotransmitters can relieve stress and …

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Are Weighted Blankets Safe? What You Need to Know

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Weighted blankets that were once restricted to only hospitals and psychiatry clinics are now mainstream. Designed to simulate the benefits of deep touch therapy, weighted blankets are quite effective in treating stress-related and sensory processing disorders in children and adults, alike. While the added weight of these blankets offers multiple therapeutic benefits, there is also …

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What Are Weighted Blankets Made of and What Makes Them Heavy?

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They’re called weighted blankets for a good reason – they’re much heavier than your regular blankets! If you follow this blog, you certainly would have read about the plethora of benefits of using weighted blankets for promoting better sleep and relaxation. Even if you’ve never owned one, you might have heard about someone who tried …

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