null

Moist Heat

Moist Heat

Moist heating pads are designed to provide moist heat therapy for temporary relief of back pain, muscle aches, joint stiffness, and more. They come in different sizes, but most are considered medium size.

Moist Heating Pad Benefits

Moist heating pad benefits include the fact that it penetrates the skin much more deeply than dry heat. The moist heat also offers a soothing sensation and increased comfort. This is due to the increase of blood flow, which brings warmth and healing to an injured area, as well as a reduction in the body’s production of cortisol.*

How is Moist Heat Applied?

Often, people are looking for ways to stay safe during the winter that are not only warm, but also easy. Plenty of heating pads can be found at department stores, but they are often just as complicated as the original issue. They either need to be plugged in or need water to provide heat; the water heating pad often needs a layer between it and your skin.*

A physiotherapist may use a hydrocollator, which heats pads in a thermostatically controlled water bath, to apply moist heat to their patient's sore muscles. Moist heat is applied to provide temporary relief for localized pain or discomfort by creating an artificial fever while simultaneously increasing the blood flow to the area. The process helps break up muscle spasms and can also stimulate lymphatic drainage, which removes excess fluids and toxins that could lead to infection.*

*Disclaimer

These statements have not been evaluated by Health Canada or the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Drive Medical

Drive Medical Dry Moist Heating Pad

$27.95

Drive Medical Dry Moist Heating Pad Heating pads are a great way to relieve pain and inflammation. The Drive Medical Dry Moist Heating Pad is a great option because it can be used for both dry and moist heat. It is perfect for relieving body pain and...

Choose Options

Theratherm

Theratherm Digital Moist Heat Pack

$138.95

Theratherm Digital Moist Heating Pad If you're looking for temporary relief from pain associated with arthritis, back pain, or another condition, the Theratherm digital moist heating pad may be the answer, these packs provide intense, moist heat therapy...

Choose Options

Core Products International

Core Products Thermal Core Moist Heat Pack

$13.95

Core Products Thermal Core Moist Heat Pack Core Products Thermal Core Moist Heat Pack helps relax sore muscles and soothe muscle cramps. They are available in various sizes for use on backs, necks etc. Moist Heat Pack Features: Made with canvas...

Choose Options

Core Products International

Core Products MicroBeads Moist Heat Therapy Packs

$24.95

Core Products MicroBeads Moist Heat Therapy Packs The Core Products Microbeads Moist Heat Therapy Pack is undoubtedly among the top sellers on the market. Made with high-quality plush fabric sewn around thousands of micro-beads, this microwavable...

Choose Options