Can electric blankets cause cancer?

Answer According to the National Cancer Institute, there is no research on cancer and the magnetic field exposure caused by consumer appliances such as electric blankets that supports a link between the t... Read More »

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Are electric blankets harmful?

On One Hand: Safe if Used CorrectlyAccording to the Fire and Rescue Department of Fairfax County, Virginia, electric blankets are safe. The trouble starts if they are misused. For example, you must... Read More »

Can diabetics use electric blankets?

On One Hand: Danger of BurnsDiabetics often have damaged nerves in their feet and legs, which may result in an inability to sense when something is too hot. Because of this, most electric blankets ... Read More »

How to Clean Electric Blankets?

Used for anything from warming a cold bed to providing relief from nighttime ailments, electric blankets need periodic cleaning. Even though this type of blanket contains electrical wires, it is po... Read More »

Can electric blankets be used on AeroBeds?

Do not use electric blankets with AeroBeds because these beds are made of plastic. Exposure to the heat from an electric blanket or other heat source could cause an AeroBed to melt or burn.Referenc... Read More »