Polar Products manufactures body cooling systems for people with MS, providing targeted body cooling for the head, torso, back, neck, wrists, ankles, feet and legs, as well as cooling seats and pillows. Visit Polar Products online or call 1-800-763-8423 for information; mention that you were referred by the National MS Society to receive special pricing discounts.
MSAA (Multiple Sclerosis Association of America) has a financial assistance program that offers clients with MS who qualify a choice of
- A Cooling Kit which includes a vest worn under clothing with a variety of accessories for the neck, wrists and ankles; or
- A Standard Cooling Vest which is worn over clothing.
Applications can be downloaded on their website.
MSF (Multiple Sclerosis Foundation) has a cooling program that offers a variety of cooling products free of charge. Their program cycle begins on February 1st and continues through June 1st. Applications can be submitted online or via postal mail.
Friends of Water manufactures evaporative and phase cooling products. They sell cooling vests specifically designed for athletes such as runners and cyclists. They also offer a unique selection of color and designs.
RealXGear offers 21st-century cooling technology made for the extreme performance needs of athletes, sports fans, workers, or anyone enduring outdoor heat and/or high levels of physical activity. They offer towels and caps made of environmentally friendly chemical beads that drop in temperature rapidly when wet, and stay cool for hours.
IceTee offers a cooling shirt for men and women designed and tested to combat overheating. The IceTee is a dry-fit, moisture wicking cooling shirt, fitted with high intensity (reusable) cooling gel packs that stay dry and cool you at critical points on your body - the neck, spine, and underarms for men and the neck and spine for women. The IceTee cooling shirt cools you quickly and effectively pre, during, or post-workout or for outdoor activity in the heat.