Monthly Archives: September 2014
The Benefits of Weighted Blankets for Autism and AspergersAutism spectrum disorder (ASD) describes five disorders that fall under the category of pervasive development disorders, and they include:
- Asperger Syndrome
- Childhood Disintegrative Disorder
- Rett Syndrome
- Pervasive Development Disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS).
Some people think that weighted blankets are just for kids. That's not true! A grownup can have issues that affect the nervous system, including SPD (sensory processing disorder) ADHD, Autism and Aspergers Syndrome. We sell blankets to many children and adults with these disorders. Some people have trouble with naturally falling asleep, many suffer from sleep issues, in fact 22 Million (about...
How well are you sleeping? We see mattress ads all over the place, customers spend tons of money on a good mattress... but don't realize how a relative amount of weight on top of you in an evenly weighted blanket (pressure per square inch) can help you engage your sleep hormones to rest and attain a deeper level of sleep. A...