When Not to Use Heating Pads?

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Even though there are many advantages of using heating pads, there are some exceptions

1)Do Not Use for Fresh Injuries
You should never use a heating pad over a fresh injury.  The best way to treat such injuries is cold therapy.
2)Do Not Use for Muscle Strains
It is important to note that heating pads should not be used directly onto the skin. There should be a layer of clothing between the heating pad and your skin. 
3)Do Not Use During Pregnancy
 Using heat pads for pain relief is not advised during pregnancy. T