Tag Archives: PTSD

Springing Forward…Help for PTSD, Anxiety and Depression

Since today is the start of day-light savings time, we started to think about saying goodbye to winter and hello (finally!) to spring! Initially our thoughts were going to be about all the great spring patterns we have... but then, we also reflected on all the wonderful testimonials we've had recently about how our weighted blankets have literally changed lives...

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A Lasting Christmas Gift – A Perfect Night’s Sleep

Lovely feedback from a recent customer who had ordered a Mosaic Weighted Blanket as a Christmas gift for her son. She wanted him to have it to help with anxiety, sleep issues and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). She said that her son's new blanket arrived and, "He loves it already so thank you very much!!! Typically he needs sleeping...

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Today’s Stressful Reality: 18% of Adults Suffer Anxiety Symptoms

Over 40 million adults experience anxiety in a given year. And you or a loved one may be one of them and not even realize it. There are so many forms of anxiety, some more serious than others, and some are completely life-altering. But all impact a person’s quality of life, as well as the life of family members and...

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PTSD – It Isn’t Just Combat-related, It’s Life

Mosaic Weighted Blankets® just issued its latest press release which focuses on Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). And although it is a well-known problem for veterans, it is no longer the case that just combat soldiers are being diagnosed with the disease...surprisingly, as many as 7-8% of the US population will have Read More »

Mosaic Weighted Blankets Helps A Young Child With PTSD

Susan is a grandmother from California and recently shared this story with Mosaic Weighted Blankets®: 

[caption id="attachment_574" align="alignright" width="168"] A Weighted Blanket Can Comfort Night Terrors and other PTSD symptoms[/caption]

Night Terrors & PTSD:

About 9 months ago Susan’s adult daughter, Sharon, became the foster mom to a 3 year old boy named Joey. Joey continually experienced night terrors; he’d often toss and...

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Cyber-bullying Victims May Experience PTSD

With so much in the news these days about cyber-bullying, we couldn't help but notice several articles discussing how when kids have been bullied, in many cases they are later found to be experiencing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD); which include anxieties, insomnia, the inability to focus and the tendency to be in a hyper-vigilant state (kind of like waiting...

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Memorial Day Reflections

All of us at Mosaic Weighted Blankets® are thinking about our military today. We hope you are, too...and that it just isn't a "single-day" thing. Our troops are still all around the world, away from their own families. risking their lives on our behalf.  And those that have returned still need...

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Soldiers benefit from the therapeutic comfort of Weighted Blankets too.

Mosaic Weighted Blankets received a great letter this week from a former combat soldier in Iraq about the benefits of using a weighted blanket for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). He writes,

"I just saw a news report here on Philadelphia's Fox News regarding your [Mosaic] weighted blankets. There was a doctor that said he "wasn't quite certain if the...

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