One recent study discovered that 63% of people reported lower anxiety while using a weighted blanket. 78% of people in the study preferred a weighted blanket as a technique for handling anxiety. (3)
If you are looking for help managing your anxiety symptoms, a weighted blanket for anxiety is an excellent tool to try. Purchase one of our weighted blankets, weighted lap pads, or weighted throws today. We hope you will find them to reduce your anxiety as much as they’ve reduced ours.
1. “Facts & Statistics.” Anxiety and Depression Association of America, ADAA, adaa.org/about-adaa/press-room/facts-statistics.
2. Fletcher, Jenna. “Weighted Blankets for Anxiety: Uses and Benefits.” Medical News Today, MediLexicon International, medicalnewstoday.com/articles/317037.php.
3. Exploring the Safety and Therapeutic Effects of Deep Pressure Stimulation Using a Weighted Blanket
Brian Mullen BS, Tina Champagne MEd, OTR/L, Sundar Krishnamurty PhD, Debra Dickson APRN, BC & Robert X. Gao PhD. Occupational Therapy in Mental Health Vol. 24 , Iss. 1,2008