• Which Is Best: Platform Bed, Box Spring, or Foundation? Which is best: Latex Foam Rubber or Synthetic (memory) Foam The simple answer is, “all of the above”, but there are rules and differences for what goes best under and into each mattress.   Follow the rules and you will find happiness in bed.   The accurate […]

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  • This article was originally published by the Baseline of Health Foundation. Carcinogenic Memory Foam Mattresses | Health Blog Date: 07/16/2016    Written by: Hiyaguha Cohen © 1999-2016 The Baseline of Health Foundation If you’ve ever shopped for a mattress, you know how gnarly the process can be. First of all, manufacturers sell the same mattresses under different […]

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  • December 4, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    Amazon fake reviewers might be sued

    As I’ve postulated, you can’t always trust those amazon reviews. Marshall Read the original article here: http://fortune.com/2015/10/19/amazon-fake-reviews/ or below. _____________________________ Have you ever found yourself annoyed with glowing online reviews that don’t seem real? Amazon is, too. And now the retailers is taking the extraordinary step of suing the users who post them. In a lawsuit filed […]

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  • October 26, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    CertiPur US approval list 9/25/15

    This is a list of companies that use CertiPur US approved foams

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  • September 25, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    Mattress Shopping 103

    continued from home page… You see this post as the written word, but for me it is the spoken word. Late last year I was literally floored by an uncommon illness that selectively attacks the immune system. It is  called “Reactive Arthritis” (ReA). It responds to steroids like arthritis does and shares a name, but it is different. […]

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  • A group of qualified researchers replaced the average 9.5 year old mattresses in 59 people’s homes with new innerspring mattresses of varying firmnesses, and then wrote a long scholarly report. All of the test subjects (people) had lower back pain.  This is the abstract that the National Institutes of Health make available on the Internet. In […]

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  • July 16, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    Tempurpedic Sued Over VOCs & Memory Foam Safety

    Parts of this post originally appeared in Mattress Journal. www.mattressjournal.com View Original July 16th, 2015 tempur lawsuit A class action suit has been filed in California courts alleging thatTempurpedic’s memory foam mattresses contain harmful VOCs. The lead plaintiff in the case, Michael Dodson, claims that Tempurpedic mattresses and pillows release volatile organic compounds which can […]

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  • Californians have banded together to sue Tempur Sealy in a class action suit claiming that volatile outgassing chemicals coming from their mattresses have injured their health. This possibility about all memory foams has been discussed for years on the internet, but this is only the second lawsuit that I am aware of. Possibly science will […]

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  • May 1, 2015 - Marshall Coyle

    BETTER MATTRESSES CHOICES FOR 2016

    Most Americans sleep on innerspring mattresses. With the recent introduction of the hybrid innerspring at affordable prices, the popularity of innerspring support is now at an all time high. Many mattress makers still offer less functional hybrids that rely on various combinations of synthetic foams and no innerspring. Foam can be excellent when used as […]

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