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ice pack overusage
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poe1005player posted:
When I lie down, I start to feel some migraines symtoms starting so I relax with a ice pack. I put a cloth over it and that technique can usually head off a migraine without taking a medicine.

Can constant use of an ice pack (with a cloth over it) cause skin tissue damage?
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lissmeanstrouble responded:
no.


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