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Heating pads

May 04, 2017 5:56 PM

What does everyone use for moist heating pads?

May 04, 2017 6:53 PM

I have used the hot packs like at the PT's use. I soak them in hot water in the cleaned sink for about 5 minutes then microwave for 4 minutes. Then wrap in towels.

They work great but a pain in the butt. Need to hang dry so they retain shape.

About 1993 I got a Thermophor moister generating heating pad. Plug it in and use it. It gennerates it's own mild moisture. No water needed. It works great!!! And I still have it and still works!!! It is a little expensive. But look at how long I have had it!!!

I have a box of about 5 other heating pads that all sucked.

Here is the link to therdmaphors wen sales site.


luck!!! Message me if you have any questions!!! I got the bigest back one. So I could wrap it or use it anywere.

May 05, 2017 12:47 PM

Thanks overcomer. I'll check into it. I appreciate your response 👍

May 05, 2017 1:03 PM

Your most welcome Frustrated. Let me know if you have any other questions

May 05, 2017 2:04 PM

I looked up the Thermophor heating pads and you can get them cheaper through Amazon. I thought y'all would like to know that, I'm ordering one!

May 05, 2017 2:12 PM

Ok good!!! Didn't mean for anyone to spend more money. Just a lot of info direct from them.

May 05, 2017 2:24 PM

I'm sure you didnt intend for anyone to spend more! Lol. I just figured we could all benefit from saving some money! 😁

Jun 03, 2017 7:33 PM

I use a cherry pit bag. You just heat them up in the microwave for about 2 minutes and you're good. I got mine at a craft show but you can find them on Etsy.

Jun 03, 2017 10:51 PM

I use a basic sunbeam one but spray it with water and essential oils.

Jun 04, 2017 5:34 AM

I have a deep tissue full body heating pad from Hammacher Schlemmer and it's awesome! It has infrared technology to get deep into the tissue. It was a holiday gift - I requested a heating pad. It's a little pricey but I can't imagine any other one now that I have it!

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