Over the past two decades, memory foam mattresses have transformed from a novelty into a very popular and affordable mattress. The reason for the drastic change is in comfort and the technology the memory foam mattress offers. There are several benefits that one gets when sleeping on this type of mattress. Let us have a look.
Pressure Point Relief
The first use of a memory foam mattress was in hospitals to protect, cushion, and comfort people admitted in hospitals. It was initially introduced for the individuals in intensive care units and the cushions on wheelchairs. When an individual lies in one position for a long time the pressure of gravity and the upward resistance of the beddings affect the blood circulation and damages the soft tissues. The pressure relieving feature of the memory foam helps to prevent sores as well as minimize pain in the sensitive areas. This is still … Read the rest