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What not to say to someone with anxiety

Okay so you have or love someone or deal with someone with anxiety. Have you ever heard of panic disorder? Panic Disorder is defined as: "Panic disorder is characterized by uncontrollable episodes of fear and its physical manifestations, such as heart palpitations, sweating, and dizziness. Worry about having an panic attack may bring about the additional stress of chronic anxiety." People with panic...

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Benefits of Weighted Blankets for Autism at any age

The Benefits of Weighted Blankets for Autism and Aspergers

  Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) describes five disorders that fall under the category of pervasive development disorders, and they include:
  1. Autism
  2. Asperger Syndrome
  3. Childhood Disintegrative Disorder
  4. Rett Syndrome
  5. Pervasive Development Disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS).
Children afflicted with one of these disorders typically have problems communicating, engage in repetitive actions or behaviors, lack social skills...

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Who can a weighted blanket help? (Are they just for kids?)

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...

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Mosaic Teams with nonperfectingparenting.com for monthly giveaway July SPD child loves her weighted blanket!

We received a lovely email from our non perfect parenting blanket giveaway for July - this young lady has SPD and other issues and she loves her blanket! The smile on her face shines all the way from AZ.

Weighted blankets help children with Sensory Processing Disorder or SPD - the results can can be great for a kid who needs...

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Mosaic Weighted Blankets offering Do It Youself Sew Kit – DIY

Can you sew?

Sew your own Weighted Blanket!

We know that many of our customers have people in their circle that can sew, so we have added DIY kits in all of our lovely solid colors! 

http://www.mosaicweightedblankets.com/diy-blanket-kits/

 You can buy a kit and choose to make a solid blanket color, or pair our colored fabric with the a fun fabric print of your choice,...

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