Pros and Cons of Latex Mattresses

comfortable latex mattress

Not all latex mattresses are made equal. All-natural latex is made from rubber tree sap, while synthetic latex contains chemicals. Synthetic latex can also be called all-latex or latex. Blended latex contains both synthetic and natural latex. Some products put latex over spring supports or poly foam core, so you need to be careful when …

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Heated weighted blankets

Heated weighted blankets

Today, just like the conventionally-heated blankets, there are also heated-weighted blankets; the big difference is that the latter also has additional therapeutic benefits. Weighted blankets are unique in that there are heated ones as well as cooling blankets. Who can benefit from a weighted heated blanket? Cold weather Just like a conventionally-heated blanket, a weighted …

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All About Cooling Weighted Blankets

cool weighted blankets

Almost everybody has heard of heated blankets but not many know about cooling blankets on the market. These are also a type of infused blankets. Innovations in technology have now led to the availability of cooling weighted blankets, which serve the following dual purpose. Cooling the individual Providing a therapeutic benefit But who needs a …

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Can Weighted Blankets Solve Insomnia?

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Before we talk about how weighted blankets can help you fall asleep quickly or how to select a suitable weighted blanket, let us look in to some of the reasons behind insomnia. Insomnia is a very common sleep disorder that affects millions of people in the US alone. The condition sometimes makes it difficult to …

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Health Benefits of Weighted Blankets

Weighted Blanket

Sleep experts recommend infused weighted blankets for adults as well as toddlers that find it difficult to get an uninterrupted night of sleep. Often the poor sleep and fatigue are attributed to the mattress or the pillow. What is rarely blamed is the blanket. Today it is believed that having a proper blanket is vital …

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Weighted blankets for toddlers

Weighted blankets for toddlers

Weighted blankets were first used by therapists to manage children with a variety of mood and behavior disorders. Today, they’re used in adults, especially to combat anxiety related insomnia. These weighted blankets offer a deep-pressure like sensation similar to a massage and lead to calming of the child. In fact, the weighted blankets paved way …

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Dunlop vs. Talalay Latex Mattresses

dunlop vs talalay latex mattress

Since latex is flexible and durable, it’s used in various industrial applications. Latex mattresses are top-rated because it provides pressure relief and body-contouring comfort. This kind of mattress is breathable, so you will be able to sleep cooler. Latex is processed using either the Talalay or Dunlop method. Some mattresses have latex processed using both …

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Weighted Blankets to manage anxiety

Weighted Blankets for anxiety

Most people experience anxiety every now and then, but this is a normal physiological event with no adverse effects. However, there are some individuals who experience moderate to severe anxiety regularly. They may start to fear and fret about minute things that may be of no importance. Often the anxiety can result in severe symptoms …

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Infused weighted blankets

Infused weighted blanket

For people who have difficulty falling asleep, have anxiety or stress, a simple remedy that works is the use of infused weighted blankets. Also known as gravity or weighted blankets, infused weighted blankets have been used for many years to manage anxiety in certain groups of children. Latest evidence is indicating that infused weighted blankets …

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How to select a weighted blanket?

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Weighted blankets are not ordinary blankets; unlike the traditional blankets, these blankets have fillers inside the fabric that makes them feel heavy. Over the years, it has been shown that weighted blankets not only provide relief from the cold weather, but they also have therapeutic benefits. For years, therapists have used weighted blankets to manage …

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