Category: Information

March 30, 2016

The Benefits of a Great Night of Sleep

Here are 10 reasons why getting a good night’s shut eye will set you up for a brighter day. Keep your figure Watching your weight can be as simple as getting a good night’s sleep. Lack of sleep can make you put on weight by drastically slowing your metabolism down, according to a study by…

March 23, 2016

Dangers of Urethane Foam!

Overview Urethane foam is everywhere — it’s under your carpet, in your furniture and your bed, in your walls, on the soles of your shoes and in your athletic helmet. Prolonged exposure to petroleum-based chemicals in products like urethane foam may affect the nervous and immune system and cause illnesses including cancer, neurological disorders, autoimmune…

February 24, 2016

Soy Latex repeat

As a reminder, there are 2 general types of latex foam: natural and polyurethane. NATURAL LATEX: Made of sap derived from the Hevea Brasiliensis (rubber) tree 100% natural latex is incredibly durable and mold/mildew/dust mite resistant Can be manufactured in 2 different ways to create different firmness levels/support: Talalay and Dunlop. Talalay involves a freezing…

February 24, 2016

The Effects of Sleep Deprivation on the Body

THE EFFECTS OF  SLEEP DEPRIVATION ON THE BODY by: Ann Pietrangelo Sleep deprivation can cause damage to your body in the short term. Over time, it can lead to chronic health problems and negatively impact your quality of life. Affects of Sleep Deprivation Accidental Death Yawning Memory Problems Hallucinations Micro Sleep Weakened Immune Response Weight…

February 3, 2016

What is a Latex Mattress?

The Latex Mattress: A Comprehensive Review of Features and Findings May 11, 2015 by Amber Merton Natural latex is a biological byproduct of the rubber tree plant, and can be sustainably harvested over the course of the tree’s natural lifespan – often upwards of 50 years. The organic compound is a thin liquid that can…