How to Choose a Kid’s Mattress

A kid’s mattress is just as important as your own. Sometimes it’s harder finding the right one for your child because he can’t exactly tell you what’s bothering him about the mattress. It might be too soft or too hard for him. If you’re planning to buy a mattress, here are some helpful guidelines. Material…

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Going to the Mattress Store!! How to cut through the marketing gimmicks of Sealy, Serta, and the rest. ARTICLE

What’s the Best Brand? Innerspring mattresses, particularly the Big S’s (Simmons, Serta, Sealy), dominate the market. But how to choose among Serta and Sealy, Stearns and Foster, and King Koil? Or for that matter, between the Simmons Beautyrest Exceptionale Lenore and the Simmons Beautyrest Do-Not-Disturb Royalty Ultra? Here’s the lowdown: Mattress makers rename identical products…

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How Lack of Sleep Hurts You – article

Sleep is good for you. So what happens when age-old culprits like insomnia or sleep apnea—or newer ones like a jam-packed schedule—cause you to lose sleep? That’s right, they may affect your health—particularly your heart. Anne Harding August 16, 2012 Far from being a time-wasting, 8-hour sentence in a useless void, the research is pretty…

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