What is Active Pack Medicine?
Active pack medicine (APM) is a medical procedure that uses a pack to deliver moist heat to the body. The pack can be used to treat conditions such as: abscesses, burns, cellulitis, eczema, furuncles and carbuncles, gangrene, hematomas and bruises, herpes zoster (shingles), insect bites or stings.
How does it work?
The pack works by delivering moist heat which helps increase blood flow and stimulate the healing process. It also helps reduce pain and inflammation.
Who should use it?
APM can be used by anyone who needs treatment for a condition that responds to moist heat therapy. This includes adults and children of all ages.
What are the benefits of using APM?
Some benefits of using APM include:
-It is an effective way to deliver moist heat therapy which can help speed up the healing process for many conditions. -It is a non-invasive treatment option that does not require surgery or medication. -It is safe for use on adults and children of all ages."