We are in need of solutions that soothe joints or muscles. Rheumatoid Arthritis At 38. Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis may be hard sometimes you need assistance stretching with deep tissue tools and finding relief while sleeping with the Mosaic weighted blanket.
I’m seeing a ton of rave reviews regarding these Mosaic blankets. I needed to dig deeper and I discovered that Mosaics are designed to be 8-12% of your body weight. We’re referring to the same type of sensory hacks that give calm to people that experience PTSD, anxiety, and also arthritis. Basically, the idea is to give you the feeling of being held or hugged. So all of the warm and fuzzy feelings you get from this type of input is replicated via an blanket. The majority of the times you experience pain or numbness in the joints or muscle it is because you are unable to relax or stretch that muscle or joint.
This blanket, gives the experience of being hugged tight, which is as soothing regardless of your age.
Anyone who has experienced this type of discomfort and sought relief knows how frustrating it can be.
So at about $150 for the blanket that could last years and help alleviate pain and help me sleep it is a no brainer.
But beware, not all are created and only a few are made for breathability. Like any good idea, tons of brands pop up to offer products that are inferior .
Fortunately Mosaic is based here in Austin, TX and they manufacture here as well. I have been seeing some negative reviews based on the products. The Mosaic blanket appears to be among the most relevant early adapter into the trend and we absolutely love the quality and variety they offer.
I recently went to Minnesota for a wedding and the 30 degree weather made me wish I had my Mosaic blanket with me. Might have weighed down my carry-on a little too much on second thought.
I’ve been using mine with my Muse headband and the Gaiam roller. I’ll tell you stretching out my problem areas has been a massive benefit.