Transverse Myelitis is similar to Multiple Sclerosis as they are both demylinating diseases. As such, Transverse Myelitis is also heat sensitive and susceptible to the Uhtoffs phenomena(heat intolerance). The Canadian Transverse Myelitis Association suggests multiple ways to manage and prevent heat intolerance including, cooling necklaces and cooling vests.
Feelin' Hot, Hot, Hot? Try to Stay Cool
The following Body Cooling Products may help:
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