Cap with built-in cooling or heating elements

Custom-designed cap for persons with problems regulating body temperature

User with cap
User with cap

Custom-designed cooling pads (see picture below) are chilled in the freezer or heated in hot water. The heated or cooled pads are placed inside the cap. The cap is made of cotton and can be purchased in several colors and sizes. Also available as a sun hat.

Made by
Pernilla Hampf, Isar collection

Purchased from
Isar Collection, isarsweden.se/english (last checked June 2020)

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2005

Cap and sun hat with built-in cooling or heating pads
Cap and sun hat with built-in cooling or heating pads
User with sun hat
User with sun hat

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Tipsare: Monica

Monica lives in an apartment and is working part time. She was injured in 1990 and has a tetraplegia (C5). She has personal assistance 13 hours a day and some help at night provided by the local government.