Invest in ME Conference 12: First Class in Every Way
OverTheHills wraps up our series of articles on this year's 12th Invest in ME International Conference (IIMEC12) in London with some reflections on her experience as a patient attending the conference for the first time.
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Electric Throw/Poncho

Discussion in 'Lifestyle Management' started by Valentijn, Jan 10, 2013.

  1. Valentijn

    Valentijn Activity Level: 3

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    My fiance needed something to apply heat to his back after he injured it, and the site he was looking at had other electrically heated products ... so I finally got a heated throw that I can curl up under on the couch: http://www.princess.nl/en/producten/371-koozzzi-poncho.html .

    They have a bigger blanket, but I'm liking the small size of the poncho. Big enough for me to sit cross-legged under, wearing it backwards so it covers my legs, and my arms rest on it while I'm typing so they get warm too, or I can tuck my arms underneath it for a while :) Anyhow, it gets my skin warmed up in 15-20 minutes instead of taking hours after being outside in the cold.

    And very soft and fuzzy exterior. Only downside thus far is that the heat is most intense in the middle of the throw, and the heated parts don't extend all the way to the borders. Still feels great though!
     
  2. adreno

    adreno Homo neanderthalensis

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    Some people have gotten electrocuted using these things, so please be careful.
     

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