Deep Muscle Pressure (DMP) provided by a weighted blanket acts like a hug. Helping your body relax while increasing Serotonin part of the equation in producing Melatonin.
Benefits of a weighted blanket
- aids in sensory processing disorder
- helps ADHD patients with disorder
- may improve sleep
- recreates a hug
- combats stress
- alleviates restless leg
Weighted blankets are not recommended for children under 3 or persons with poor circulation
Match child's weight/height appropriately to blanket size. General rule is 10% plus 2 lbs of a childs weight in a blanket about the childs height.
Never use on infant or in a crib
Do not roll persons tightly in the blanket or use as a restraint. Not intended to cover the head.
INSPECT blanket beofre each use for tears
POTENTIAL CHOKING HAZARD from loose pellets.
wash on permanent press dry on low setting
Small 5 lbs 32"/42"
Medium 7 lbs 42"/53"