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Screen or No Screen Survey

Participate In Our “Screen or No Screen” Survey on the use of screens before bedtime. We will share our sleep survey results. This survey is very brief and will only take a few minutes to complete. Please click the link below to go to the survey website...

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Tempflow Gaia

When it comes to firmness, the 9” high Gaia is the middle model memory foam mattress by Tempflow, a division of Selectabed. Its feel is compared to the TEMPUR-Cloud Supreme by TEMPUR-Pedic (the TEMPUR-Cloud Supreme is being replaced by…

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Dumping Mattresses

What is the effect of mattress dumping on the American memory foam mattress market? Made in China vs. Made in USA    VS.  The Complaint Several domestic players in the bedding industry are asking the current administration and Congress to stop the dumping of...

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Tempflow Copia

Supportive Luxury in a Memory Foam Mattress Copia has been a Tempflow model for a long time, at least since before 2011 when it was named in a magazine article. It is one of four 11” high memory foam mattresses in this brand – the other current models are 9” high....

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Airflow Transfer System

The Technology that Makes Mattresses Breathe As Evidenced in Memory Foam Mattress Reviews    “It’s good, but …” Memory foam mattresses were the next best thing when they were introduced to the world in 1991. They rapidly became popular because they evenly distributed...

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Tempflow Celestia

 A major pro for the Celestia, and also for the other Tempflow models, is the affordability, especially in contrast to the comparable TEMPUR-Pedic mattress.

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Biogreen Memory Foam

Certified Lab-Tested Green Memory Foam What Is Green Memory Foam? When those of us who are older were growing up, to label something as “green” meant  (1) its color, (2) it was unripe, uncured, or undeveloped, (3) of a person, by extension from #2, naïve or...

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Tempflow Selene

The 9” high Selene (named after the Greek Moon goddess) is the second firmest of the nine current Tempflow mattresses, slightly less firm than the Essence. It is also tied with Eros for the highest number of reviews (all positive) across different platforms. It is compared to TEMPUR-Pedic’s TEMPUR-Contour Elite, which is being replaced by the TEMPUR-LuxeAdapt Firm.

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Tempflow Eros

Tempflow's Firm Luxury Mattress Eros is the second softest of the Tempflow mattresses, being rated as “Plush,” second only to the “Extra Plush” Celestia. It is one of four 11” high models; the others are Celestia, Copia, and Opulence. Eros, as are all Tempflow...

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Sleep Hygiene

Sound Sleep Habits for Sound Sleep Do-it-yourself sleep therapy A previous article, Time Change for Better Sleep, addresses the question, “Does the scheduling of classes affect the quality of students’ sleep, and in turn their academic achievement?” This article...

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Time Change for Better Sleep

Does the scheduling of classes affect the quality of students’ sleep, and in turn their academic achievement? The title has nothing to do with Daylight Savings Time and changing clocks twice a year. In this post, “Time Change” refers to scheduling, more especially to...

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TEMPUR-ProAdapt Series

Tempur-Pedic TEMPUR-ProAdapt Series The Transformation Continues with TEMPUR-ProAdapt As TEMPUR-Pedic revises its memory foam mattress portfolio. The Second Step In TEMPUR-Pedic’s 2018 makeover of its product lines, the first step of four was the TEMPUR-Adapt Series,...

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TEMPUR-Adapt Series

The Transformation Begins with TEMPUR-Adapt As TEMPUR-Pedic revises its memory foam mattress portfolio. The First Step At the Las Vegas 2018 Winter Market of the Home Furnishings Association, the original memory foam mattress company, TEMPUR-Pedic introduced the total...

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TEMPUR-LuxeAdapt Series

The Transformation Goes On with TEMPUR-LuxeAdapt As TEMPUR-Pedic revises its memory foam mattress portfolio. The Third Step 2018 has been the Year of the Makeover for TEMPUR-Pedic. This is more than adding a new model or collection while dropping another, more than...

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Boxed Beds – 2018 Update

What Is a Boxed Bed? A boxed bed, commonly known as a bed-in-a-box or mattress-in-a-box, is a mattress which is compressed, sealed in plastic, rolled, and fitted into a box for shipping by regular package carriers such as FedEx and UPS. Since 2014, the proportion of...

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TEMPUR-Flex Supreme vs. Tempflow Flexia

Two Comparable Models The Flexia by Tempflow is regarded as comparable to the TEMPUR-Flex Supreme by TEMPUR-Pedic, the second model in the TEMPUR-Flex Collection. One is a hybrid, the other is not. They are different heights, with 9” for the Flexia, and 11.5” for the...

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TEMPUR-Flex Collection vs Flex-Tech Series

A Mattress Comparison of Two Collections Hybrids by Two Memory Foam Mattress Manufacturers Two companies better known for memory foam mattresses, TEMPUR-Pedic and Selectabed, now have hybrid mattresses The Memory Foam Heritage TEMPUR-Pedic is the original manufacturer...

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Serta Gel Foam & Memory Foam Mattresses

Gel Memory Foam Hybrid Mattresses from a Company Known for Innersprings Serta, founded in 1931, established its reputation with innerspring mattresses, beginning with Bonnell coils, then the standard coil type in mattresses. At this time, offset coils, invented by...

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