Frozen Peas Ease Pain

Try a bag of frozen peas as a reusable cold pack.
By Arthur Lee
August/September 2011
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Before you’re ready to cook ’em up, put your frozen peas to work relieving aches and pains.
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After a hard day’s work and three long sets of tennis, my wife’s shoulder ached. Going to the freezer, she pulled out a large bag of peas.

The frozen peas were loose, and could be evenly distributed throughout the bag. I molded the bag over her sore shoulder muscle. The frozen peas made a handy, easy-to-use cold pack.

Arthur Lee
Santa Cruz, California








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