Why Does Heat Feel So Good?
There is no doubt about it; applying a heat pack to an aching body part provides almost instant relief from pain and stiffness.
How Does Heat Ease Your Pain?
Applying heat has been a simple yet effective way to manage your pain and joint or muscular stiffness for centuries. Deep and penetrating heat not only relieves your pain but also enhances your recovery process.
By applying a heat pack to your painful joints and muscles, the heat stimulates your sensory receptors to block the transmission of pain signals to the brain, resulting in instant and effective pain relief.
Even if you are a chronic pain sufferer, heat packs can help relieve your discomfort – NOW and for many years ahead!
If you’ve been suffering from either stiffness or pain that feels better when you apply heat, have a warm relaxing bath or a hot shower. Alternatively, a microwave heat pack could be the best investment you’ll make this year.
How Does Heat Help You?
- By increasing tissue elasticity, heat reduces your resting muscle tension and helps to relax those nasty painful knots.
- Your pain quickly eases via the sedation and soothing of any pain-irritated nerve endings.
- The profound heating increases your blood flow to the painful area, bringing more nutrients to the injured area while flushing out the damaged debris. This flush-out helps to quicken your healing rate.
- The deep heat also promotes a speedier healing rate by stimulating your natural metabolic rate. In other words, there is more energy available to fix the injury quicker.
What’s the Advantage of Wheat Heat Packs?
It can be heated in a microwave with a turntable in about two minutes.
The durable but soft fabric allows for comfortable use and an ability to mould your body shape, which is great for those super curvy areas such as your neck, knees and shoulders.
You can even pop it in bed with you during those cold winter nights!