Is it safe to use a heating pad while pregnant?

Answer A heating pad is OK to use while pregnant. Because it is only applied to a small, specific area of the body, it does not raise core body temperature to a dangerous level. According to Dr. Russell T... Read More »

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Is it safe to use a heating cap?

On One Hand: Plastic CapsPlastic heating caps are commonly used for hot oil and deep conditioning treatments. The plastic traps the body heat that emanates from your scalp. Because this is a natura... Read More »

Are heating blankets safe?

On One Hand: Electric Blankets Are Safe When Used ProperlyElectric blankets are safe for use by healthy adults when used properly, as long as the blankets are in good working condition.On the Othe... Read More »

Is it okay to use a heating pad while pregnant?

Heating pads are safe to use at any point during pregnancy and are one of the safest ways to alleviate sore muscles because they do not raise your core body temperature. Saunas and hot tubs can rai... Read More »

Is it safe to replace home heating oil with diesel fuel?

On One Hand: Diesel Can be Used in a Home FurnacePetroleum is refined into many different products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, kerosene, two- and four-cycle motor oil, and numbers 1 and 2 fuel ... Read More »