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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Affected by Asperger’s Syndrome? A Weighted Blanket Can Help

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The importance of weighted blankets in physical therapy and in the management of several mental health issues has increased over the years. This is probably because health practitioners in the field of mental health have seen the numerous benefits. These professionals are constantly testing weighted blankets in a range of disorders and have found that …

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The Benefits of Weighted Blankets and How They Work

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In the last decade, weighted blankets have gained widespread significance and continue to find new applications in a wide range of medical conditions. As a result, Occupational therapists (OTs), psychologists, psychiatrists and health and wellness experts now recommend them as a form of therapy. The therapeutic benefits of weighted blankets have been studied extensively in …

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How Weighted Blankets Can Help Those with Dementia

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Aging is a natural part of “getting older” but when you start to see significant memory decline, your loved ones may need the highest level of support and care. The onset of ‘dementia’ is one such condition that can negatively impact a person’s quality of life . Most common in people over 65 years of …

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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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