Amarillo, Texas. My hometown

Published: October 8, 2019 1:18pm 53 Views

Amarillo, Texas. My hometown

Kurtis grew up on the high plains of Texas and it's an integral part of who he is. He shared some memories of growing up there...   5 years ago, I spent a month in Amarillo, Texas (due to a family issue) after being gone for 20 years. It was extraordinary, like waking up one mo...

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Hugging: a beautiful form of communication

Published: October 7, 2019 4:09pm 108 Views

Hugging: a beautiful form of communication

  I was talking to someone about hugs the other day and we both agreed that there is nothing in the world better than a good hug. The simple action of a hug can change a person's day for the better. A recent study on hugging says that more frequent partner hugs helps to lower blood p...

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Staying Cool at Walt Disney World

Published: September 24, 2019 3:37pm 76 Views

Staying Cool at Walt Disney World

  My ThermApparel vests saved me this summer!  I wasn't sure I could do the things I love with the heat we've had but... NOW I CAN spend a day out in the sun at the QuickChek Balloon Festival!  I could visit all the vendors and walk the whole way! and most importantl...

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UVB rays (SUNLIGHT) may lower your risk of MS by 45%

Published: August 21, 2019 3:18pm 276 Views

ThermApparel exists to get people up and out for a healthier life. We want everyone to have the ability to enjoy friends, families, and fun outdoors. Doctors always tell us how beneficial exercise is and how an active lifestyle pays dividends; it is like compound interest to your health account. I h...

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What are the signs of heat related illness?

Published: August 21, 2019 2:39pm 164 Views

Great info from NOAA If you plan on being out and about in summer, chances are you’ll be exposed to a lot of sun and higher temperatures.  How much heat can a person safely endure? It depends.  Between 1999-2010, more than 7,400 people died from heat-related causes, ...

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What is Heat Exhaustion?

Published: July 11, 2019 2:02pm 189 Views

Overview Heat exhaustion is a condition whose symptoms may include heavy sweating and a rapid pulse, a result of your body overheating. It's one of three heat-related syndromes, with heat cramps being the mildest and heatstroke being the most severe. Causes of heat exhaustion include expos...

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12-part Video Series, ‘Understanding Multiple Sclerosis,’ Available Online

Published: July 3, 2019 10:29am 180 Views

This came to us via Multiple Sclerosis News Today and we wanted to share it.  In partnership with @Point of Care, the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is offering a comprehensive educational video series about multiple sclerosis (MS). The concise, 12-par...

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Newsletter - June 2019

Published: June 28, 2019 8:19pm 184 Views

cool news It’s hard to swoon over June if you are living with heat sensitivity. Our goal at ThermApparel is to help bring balance between living a full life and living with a chronic illness. In celebration of the first day of summer the UnderCool Bundle is ON SALE, 15%, off for 3 days,...

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Addressing Unmet Needs in MS: An Innovation Challenge

Published: June 20, 2019 8:33pm 331 Views

Last month ThermApparel was selected as a finalist for an Addressing Unmet Needs in MS: An Innovation Challenge. The event was sponsored by Celgene and Lyfebulb, (an awesome company whose mission is to reduce the burden of many chronic diseases through the empowerment of patients) This m...

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Cool Video Testimonials

Published: May 24, 2019 8:41pm 159 Views

We are in the process of creating a new website and want to get cool testimonial videos from all our customers!. We’ll plan to use these videos on social media and the website. We would love to have 2 videos from you.  - speaking about what you can do because of your UnderCool - sh...

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Newsletter - May 2019

Published: May 1, 2019 9:01am 112 Views

cool news “May” I have your attention please. Lol… pun aside May is a great month at ThermApparel. Spring is bouncing along in Upstate NY and for our friends in the south and west it has sprung. Please remember all the safety tips for the heat, take it slow a...

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LupsChick and ThermApparel

Published: April 26, 2019 8:55pm 250 Views

LupusChick visited us! We had the pleasure of meeting Marisa Zeppieri, Founder/Editor in Chief of LupusChick, a few weeks ago. Little did we know that we are right in each others backyards. She came to the office and we got to meet her and her wonderful husband. We outfitted her with a UnderCool...

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Design Contest for Helping People with MS.

Published: April 23, 2019 6:29pm 139 Views

This is near and dear to ThermApparel's heart because of an opportunity like this the 2 co-founders were able to create the beginnings for the UnderCool Cooling Vest. We are spreading the word because good design does make a difference in the world. The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Cent...

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Design Contest for Helping People with MS.

Published: April 5, 2019 5:19pm 98 Views

Design Contest for Helping People with MS.

This is near and dear to ThermApparel's heart because of an opportunity like this the 2 co-founders were able to create the beginnings for the UnderCool Cooling Vest. We are spreading the word because good design does make a difference in the world. The Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CM...

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Newsletter - April 2019

Published: April 1, 2019 9:03pm 108 Views

cool news cool news Change is in the air, winter has changed to spring and for our friends in the Southern Hemisphere it’s time for cooler temps and the change to winter.   Here at ThermApparel we like change, especially Phase Change (that is the i...

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How Do You Wear A Cooling Vest Like UnderCool?

Published: April 1, 2019 7:54pm 459 Views

How Do You Wear A Cooling Vest Like UnderCool?

How Do You Wear A Cooling Vest Like UnderCool? Most cooling vests on the market come in a few sizes and are meant to be worn over your t-shirt. Since the majority of cooling vests are ice and gel based the t-shirt is very important to keep your skin from getting ice burns or wet from condensation. T...

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How Long Does it Take to Recharge PCM Phase Change Material Cooling Packs?

Published: April 1, 2019 7:33pm 359 Views

How Long Does it Take to Recharge PCM Phase Change Material Cooling Packs?

Unfrozen UnderCool PCM Cooling Pack How Long Does it Take to Recharge PCM Phase Change Material Cooling Packs? Recharging times will depend on the type of PCM (phase change material). Not all PCM's are created equal. ThermApparel uses a non-toxic bio-based PCM that out-preforms paraffin, salt...

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What is Phase Change Material?

Published: April 1, 2019 7:14pm 291 Views

What is Phase Change Material?

What is Phase Change Material (PCM)?PCMs are substances that absorb and release thermal energy during the process of melting and freezing. What does that mean? Simply, they act as a heat sink to absorb your body heat slowly over time to keep you cool and comfortable, even in humid environments. The...

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How Does A Cooling Vest Work?

Published: March 26, 2019 8:58pm 242 Views

How Does A Cooling Vest Work?

UnderCool Cooling Pack sold in 4 cooling packs to 1 set. Sold with UnderCool Cooling Vest or as individual sets. A cooling vest works by lowering or stabilizing body temperature. This helps make exposure to uncomfortable temperatures more bearable. Cooling vests are used by people suffering...

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Is UnderCool a Cooling Vest?

Published: March 26, 2019 7:57pm 295 Views

Is UnderCool a Cooling Vest?

Yes! UnderCool is a lightweight cooling vest designed to keep you cool and comfortable. Soccer mom wearing her UnderCool, on her way to her daughters soccer practice. The unisex design is perfect for women and men with heat sensitivity the need a cooling vest for multiple scl...

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Tips for Applying to A Cooling Program for Financial Assistance with a Cooling Vest

Published: March 13, 2019 6:30pm 192 Views

Tips for Applying to A Cooling Program for Financial Assistance with a Cooling Vest

Tips for Applying to A Cooling Program for Financial Assistance with a Cooling Vest Please note: You can only get an UnderCool Cooling Vest from the MS Foundation. UnderCool is not available through MSAA, but they do have other cooling options that might work for you. There many foundations and orga...

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Tips for Filing an Appeal Letter for A Cooling Vest

Published: March 13, 2019 6:07pm 195 Views

Tips for Filing an Appeal Letter for A Cooling Vest

Tips for Filing an Appeal Letter for A Cooling Vest The National MS Society publishes a Health Insurance Appeal Letter Toolkit for Clinicians, It's ok if you are not a clinician, you can still use the template for the Cooling Vest Appeal Letter. You have to scroll down quite a bit to get to the Cool...

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Cooling Gear GIVEAWAY for MS Awareness Month 2019!

Published: March 11, 2019 7:53pm 158 Views

Cooling Gear GIVEAWAY for MS Awareness Month 2019!

Cooling Gear GIVEAWAY for MS Awareness Month 2019! For MS Awareness Month 2019, we're thrilled to partner with MultipleSclerosis.Net again to give away one (1) ThermApparel cooling vest and two (2) "Keep Your Cool" cooling packages to help you prep for the rising temperatures in the summer months ah...

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Daily Cup of Flavonoid-rich Cocoa May Help Ease MS Fatigue

Published: March 11, 2019 5:26pm 290 Views

Daily Cup of Flavonoid-rich Cocoa May Help Ease MS Fatigue

Who wants a cup of hot coco?!! I do, I do!One of our favorite MS news sources Multiple Sclerosis News Today always has dynamic and interesting news articles, studies and information. This one came across our radar today and it was too good not to share. MS News TodayMARCH 8, 2019 BY PATRICIA INAC...

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RIT Venture Creations technology business incubator launches four new companies

Published: March 11, 2019 3:37pm 155 Views

RIT Venture Creations technology business incubator launches four new companies

RIT Venture Creations technology business incubator launches four new companies Forty-two start-ups and 559 jobs, in total, have been created to help boost economy Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare via Email Rich Notargiacomo, director of RIT's Venture Creations...

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Electric Mountain Cart takes disabled riders off-road

Published: March 11, 2019 3:08pm 345 Views

Electric Mountain Cart takes disabled riders off-road

How freakin cool is this AND check out the air he got on the jump! Electirc Mountain Cart designed to take disabled riders off-road. We don't know about you all but we are super excited to see this and the guys are wanting to give it a try. lol. The EV4 Mountain Cart was developed with inpu...

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Blogs we love: Multiple Sclerosis.Net: How Temperature Changes Can Affect My MS Body

Published: March 7, 2019 9:00pm 138 Views

Blogs we love: Multiple Sclerosis.Net: How Temperature Changes Can Affect My MS Body

Keeping up with all the MS info available on the web can be overwhelming. As we find amazing blogs and info we are sharing them with you. This one is from Multiple Sclerosis.Net titled How Temperature Changes Can Affect My MS Body. Please let us know your thoughts in the comment section below. T...

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Who Gets MS?

Published: March 7, 2019 8:45pm 121 Views

Who Gets MS?

As stated by the National MS Society. Multiple sclerosis is thought to affect more than 2.3 million people worldwide. While the disease is not contagious or directly inherited, epidemiologists --- scientists who study patterns of disease --- have identified factors in the distribution of MS around...

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Blogs we love: Multiple Sclerosis News Today: Funding Supports MS Research on Epigenetics and Fatigue in Australia

Published: March 7, 2019 8:08pm 177 Views

Blogs we love: Multiple Sclerosis News Today: Funding Supports MS Research on Epigenetics and Fatigue in Australia

Keeping up with all the MS info available on the web can be overwhelming. As we find amazing blogs and info we are sharing them with you. This one is from Multiple Sclerosis New Today titled Funding Supports MS Research on Epigenetics and Fatigue in Australia. It talks about new studies for unexplor...

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Benefits of cooling during exercise.

Published: March 7, 2019 5:47pm 167 Views

Benefits of cooling during exercise.

A new research study at Canada's Memorial University shows reducing body temperature during physical exercise can help rewire the brain and improve motor control in patients with multiple sclerosis. If you don't have the chance to be able to walk in a controlled situation like the study t...

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