Tagged: sleep

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Sleep Pods and Destressing In The Workplace

As part of the perks given to its workers, Google apparently provides sleep pods for thousands of its employees at its offices in Mountain View, California. Because of the demanding work that Google employees perform, they are encouraged to take breaks and sleep or rest on the pods  to de-stress and recharge.

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Mattress Idea: Twist Your Own Mattress

There’s an e-book being sold on Etsy that provides a new way of having a mattress that works either as an extra sleeping space or a play area, especially for a house with kids.

The e-book provides a step by step instruction to the Twist DIY Mattress, and it enumerates how to build this from scratch, with any materials of your choosing.

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The Ryan Gosling Body Pillow

It doesn’t have to be lonely and cold this Valentine’s Day, even if you’re a single girl who has made it her choice to be without a companion for a while. Especially not if you have this Ryan Gosling body pillow to keep you warm.

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Sleep Wedge Mattress Pad

When you find yourself uncomfortable while sleeping, a better mattress might just won’t do. You would need an accessory like this wedged mattress pad to aid you in your sleep, especially if you’re suffering from physical conditions that lets lying down on your back just really uncomfortable. With a wedge mattress pad, conditions like snoring and heartburn are lessened, if not completely eliminated. Simply sliding this under your space, either covered on the sheet or set directly under your back, and you can instantly feel the difference.

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Simmons Unveils ComfortPedic iQ

Simmons is releasing a new mattress line that is said to be “self-adjusting”. Called the ComfortPediq iQ, the mattress will bear the endorsement of Dr. Andrew Weil from the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine based in the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center.

A Doctor Talks About Buying the Right Mattress

A Doctor Talks About Buying the Right Mattress

As you may probably already know, the kind of mattress you’re sleeping on can do a lot of good or bad to your health. If you sleep in a mattress that doesn’t provide the proper support and comfort to your body, no matter if it’s very expensive, then you could be at a losing end. Your sleep quality could suffer, and you may end up feeling really worse than before, with your old mattress.

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Mattresses Then and Now

Mattresses were first invented over 10,000 years ago, when they were basically rolled on the floor to serve as extra padding for primitives who had to sleep on hard solid ground. And it took a while for this to be innovated, according to reports. After thousands of years, during the time of Louis XIV, only then did mattresses come with raised beds.

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Elevator Beds As A Space-Saving Cooler Option

Those who live in the city may have all the conveniences and perks of living in the hustle and bustle. But many city dwellers always have to contend with problems with space, particularly the lack of it. And this is what Espacce Loggia, an Italian furniture maker, has envisioned when the company decided to create a series of mobile beds.