The Hot & Cold Therapy – Neck & Shoulder Pack – Large by Therapack is versatile and can be used on several different areas of the body. The curved shape of the pack covers the vital areas of the shoulders and neck and keeps it in position without reducing mobility. The Therapack can also be applied to other parts of the body such as around the belly for mothers during labour.
The Therapacks are easy to use and comfortable to wear as it subtly moulds to your body and they are fitted with secure velcro straps helping keep the therapack in place if required .
They are Australian made and made from 100% cotton that is also hand washable. These Heat Packs contain natural Australian lupin seeds. Lupin seeds are odourless, pest-resistant, mould-resistant, allergy friendly and, unlike hot water bottles or gels, they are safe in the event of spills. With Australia having one of the highest levels of allergy related diseases such as asthma, they are Hypo-allergenic, as all natural is the focus of this design.
The Therapacks can be effective for both hot and cold treatments by either placing the pack in the oven, microwave or chilled in a freezer. They can also be used for relaxation purposes and to encourage sleep.
Cold Treatments such as Sports Injuries, Sprains, Inflammation and Swelling, Minor Burns, Headache or Migraine.
Hot Treatments such as Sore Shoulders, Stiff Neck, Back Pain, Stomach Aches, Labour Pains, Period Pain, Cramps, Joint Pain, Arthritis Relief, Repetitive Strain.
Therapacks have been developed by healthcare professionals and are the result of years of practical experience.
Size: 60cm x 28cm
Material: 100% Cotton And Hand Washable
Code - T124
Directions Of Use:
For immediate treatment of sprains, swelling, minor burns, headache and migraines.
Seal the pack into a plastic bag and place it in the freezer for the time recommended on the pack.
Heat Treatment Microwave
For lower back pain, stomach ache, labour pain, cramps, arthritis, etc.
Heat the pack in a turntable microwave set to High for the time recommended on the pack. As a safety measure, always place a glass of water in the microwave to reduce the risk of the pack overheating.
Heat Treatment Oven
Insert the pack into an oven-safe bag. Preheat the oven to 200 degrees Celsius. Lower the temperature to 50 degrees Celsius. Place the bag in the oven for the time recommended on the pack. Check the pack at 5, 10 and 15 minutes to obtain the desired temperature.
Place the pack over the affected area and keep it in place for approximately 20 minutes. Repeat the application as necessary every half hour.
3. Usage Care
- Read and follow the directions for use on the pack.
- Do not overheat.
- Do not apply to impaired-sensation skin.
- Do not reheat until the pack has returned to room temperature or reduce heating time by half.
- If pain persists, consult your doctor.