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How to Lower the Risk of Catching Coronavirus in Your Sleep

Regardless of which part of the world you may be located, you’re probably aware that the Coronavirus has now become a global pandemic with thousands of people losing their lives. Worse still, medical experts believe the situation will get worse before it gets better. According to CNN, sleeping without precautions can increase your vulnerability to

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How to Actually Prevent Your Pillowcase from Causing Acne Breakouts

Are you tired of waking up with frequent acne breakouts despite seemingly doing every other thing right? Your pillowcase could be the reason. Whether you’re a teen or adult, acne breakouts may be a sign of sensitive skin especially if it happens frequently. Thus, it is important to not only get the right pillowcase but

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Pillow Recycling – 12 Simple Ways to Get Rid of Old Pillows

The average lifespan of pillows is approximately 18 months after which you need to replace them. Often, we focus on buying the best pillow for our needs which is a good thing. But have you ever wondered what happens to the old pillows? Well, many consumers buy a set of pillows at the same time.

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The Ultimate Guide to Mattress Donations in 2020

Have you recently received the brand new mattress you ordered? You probably cannot wait to start lying down and experiencing all the positive reviews other consumers couldn’t stop raving about. Finally, the promise of deep sleep and better mornings looks like a reality. However, the excitement can be short-lived when you suddenly remember that you’re

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Napping vs Sleeping: What are the Differences?

Napping and sleeping both mean the same thing right? Well, not exactly. While many of us confuse both types of rest by using the words interchangeably, there are actual differences between them. Sleeping is the long-form of rest you undertake usually at night which may last from 5 to 8 hours. But napping is the

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New Mattress vs Mattress Topper: When One Option Makes More Sense

Your current mattress has seen better days and you’re contemplating shelling out on a new model. Just as you’re drawing a budget and looking at how to free up the funds for it, the idea of getting a mattress topper instead pops up. Confusion sets in as the new mattress vs mattress topper debate rumbles

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Sleeping Without a Pillow: Everything You Need to Know

Pillows are a must-have in bed or are they? While millions of people lie down on one type of pillow or the other,  going pillow-free is a new trend that is fast catching on especially among Millennials and the younger generation. Many people swear by sleeping without pillows even after spending many years propping up

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Why do Mattresses Have Springs?

Innerspring mattresses are the most popular type on the market today. Despite the numerous advantages latex and memory foam promise, more Americans sleep on spring mattresses. This may seem surprising especially when mattress companies continue to tout foam models as the most comfortable. Why do mattresses have springs? The main benefit of a mattress is

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Sleeping on a Hard Surface: Everything You Need to Know

Are you tired of waking up to painful muscles and joints no matter what mattress you lie down on? Well, sleeping on a hard surface such as the floor could be the solution! Many cultures from around the world have no place for beds and mattresses in their bedrooms. Yet they report enjoying better sleep

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Sleeping vs Resting: What Are the Differences?

After undergoing hard work, rest is essential but is that same as sleeping? The majority of people use sleeping and resting interchangeably. For instance, someone could be napping on the bus to the point of snoring. Yet the moment you tell him or her to wake up, you hear the sharp “I’m just resting and

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Sleep vs Meditation: Are There Any Differences?

Have you just started meditating? If yes, one of the common problems you’re probably experiencing is differentiating the mind-calming practice from sleeping. Are there any differences between sleeping and meditation? The answer is yes. Sleeping is the state of losing consciousness of your environment while meditation involves being able to focus on one subject at

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Duvet vs Comforter : Which One is the Best for You?

Duvets and comforters can enhance your comfort and give you blissful nights in many ways. But which one offers a better sleeping experience? Well, many consumers interchange the two words when seeking comfortable bedding. But are there any differences between duvets and comforters? The answer is yes. Duvets are quilted pieces of fabric filled with

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How Much Do Mattresses Depreciate?

Are you thinking of selling a used mattress? You’re in for the shock of your life! You’ve probably heard that a car loses 10 percent of its value the moment it leaves the dealership. Well, the reality is that mattresses depreciate much more dramatically. It doesn’t matter how long you’ve slept on the mattress. You

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How do Mattress Trials Work?

What does Casper, Simba, Aviya, and Nectar mattresses all have in common? They offer 100-night free trials. If you’ve watched any of their ads on TV or the Web then it is only fair to wonder how these trials work in the first place.  So how do mattress trials work? Well, several mattress-in-a-box companies allow

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How to Clean a Used Mattress

Have you just bought a cheap used mattress on Craigslist or received one from a close friend or relative? Either way, pre-owned mattresses are generally not the best idea. This is because there’s always a good chance of ending up with one that is either heavily stained or funky smelling or both. Such mattresses can

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Why Do We Feel Safe Under a Blanket?

The sun can be unforgivable during bright summer afternoons to the point where taking a nap to escape the heat can seem like the only logical conclusion. You walk into your bedroom or living room, switch on the fan or AC, and jump into bed to lie down bare. However, after tossing and turning for

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Why Do Mattresses Need Frames?

You hit the showroom floor and order your preferred mattress after testing out and negotiating with the salespeople. Just when you’re about to leave after spending hundreds of dollars and possibly more on your mattress, you remember that you’ve still have not bought a frame for the mattress. At that point, you cannot help but

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Why Do Mattresses Squeak?

After a stressful day at work, the last thing you need is a mattress that squeaks at the slightest movement of your body. Sometimes, the day can be so bad that you cannot wait to get home and jump into bed. You finally arrive home, take a warm shower, and get into your bed with

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