Who Will Benefit
Weighted blankets have many positive benefits for sensory and sleeping disorders. Whether you have trouble sleeping or is suffering from anxiety, there are a few guidelines to determine if a weighted blanket is right for you.
If you are considering a weighted blanket, here is some information to determine whether it will be safe and beneficial for you or someone you know.
Who can use a Weighted Blanket?
Body Requirments Before Purchase
In order to use a weighted blanket, you must have the ability to lift the blanket off of your body whenever necessary. If the person using it has a regular caretaker then it is up to the caretaker to decide whether or not the blanket is safe for the person to use.
Mental Health Disorders
Weighted blankets have been known to help people with sensory and sleep disorders such as
- Restless Leg Syndrom (RLS)
- Parkinson’s Disease
Size and Weight
Please look into your health insurance policy. You may be able to get a rebate back for your purchase.