Heating pad for microwave oven

Heating pad – a good assistive device for people who freeze easily

User with heating pad on lap
User with heating pad on lap

Description
The cushion is heated in the microwave or in boiling water. It stays warm for 2-4 hours. The cushion is reusable. The cushion can also be placed in the freezer for a cooling effect.

Users comments
The user places the heating pad on his lap when he is cold. In recent times he has used a homemade linen bag filled with peas that has the same function and that can also be heated in the microwave (photo 2).

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The user

This tip is from 2009

Bag filled with peas in microwave
Bag filled with peas in microwave

Tipsare: Tomas

Tomas lives in an apartment together with his partner. He works part time as a photographer. He was injured in 1983 and has a low tetraplegia. He has home help one hour a day.