Why You Should Care About Restorative Sleep

It’s easy to minimize the importance of sleep. We go to bed and wake up, and all of the important stuff happens during the day. Just get a bed that helps you make it through the night so you can worry about what really matters. Right? Well, that’s not necessarily the case. You’ve probably heard…

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Is Great Sleep Worth It?

  What Is Your Bed Really Worth?   One of the considerations people make when purchasing a mattress is how long it will last. Factoring into that consideration are materials, warranty and general wear and tear. Many people feel that if you can get about 10 years out of a mattress, you’ve found something reasonable.…

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Reasons to Buy a New Mattress

If you’re still using that lumpy old mattress, chances are you aren’t getting a good night’s sleep. When you a buy a new mattress from Intellibed, you’re purchasing a product made from Gel Matrix™, the best pressure relieving material ever created. Our mattresses are ideal for anyone suffering from sleep-inhibiting ailments like chronic pain or…

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Getting Good Sleep with Hip Pain

Dealing with hip pain throughout the day can be exhausting which just makes trying to go to bed even harder. For the many people who suffer from hip pain, relief isn’t as easy as falling asleep. Whether it comes in sharp jolts or dull aches, from an injury or bad mattress, a quality night’s sleep…

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Finding a Comfortable Sleeping Position

If you’ve ever slept in the wrong position, you know how uncomfortable the next morning can be. Conditions like back pain, hip pain, sleep apnea and insomnia can all be aggravated by an improper sleeping position. At Intellibed, you can trust our products because we work with sleep specialists to learn about the healthiest sleeping…

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Why You Need a Contour Pillow for Neck Pain

The muscles in your neck are some of the most important in the whole body, but they are often the most strained. From long car rides to hours spent in an office chair, there are many reasons your neck muscles ache on a regular basis. Fortunately, you don’t have to turn to expensive physical therapy…

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Buy a Luxury Mattress Online

Do you want to buy a new mattress? Visit the Intellibed store online to find a luxury therapeutic mattress that will make sure you always have a good night’s sleep. Since 2000, we’ve provided ideal sleep surfaces to people throughout the United States. Intellibed mattresses are made with Gel Matrix™ technology that promotes good posture…

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Mattress Ratings

QUICKLY COMPARE THE FOUR THINGS THAT MATTER MOST IN BEDS (BEFORE YOU BUY). Some purchases are too important to leave to chance. Your mattress is one of them. Considering that we spend one-third of our lives in bed, and that inadequate sleep is increasingly linked to a frightening range of health problems, your mattress choice…

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VALUE. INTELLIBED® MATTRESSES GIVE YOU MORE FOR YOUR MONEY.

If you’re thinking about getting a new mattress, look at more than just price—consider total value. In other words, determine which mattress gives you the most for your money (and does the most for your sleep, your health, and happiness). A cheap mattress that’s uncomfortable and needs to be replaced every two to three years,…

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Understand health risks of common mattress materials.

The Dangers of Fire Retardant Mattresses

Flame retardants are commonly used in furniture, electronics, appliances and traditional mattresses. The most common harmful chemicals used to make mattresses flame resistant are petrochemicals, polyurethane, polyvinyl chloride, formaldehyde and phthalates. This means that while you’re sleeping you are exposed to dangerous chemicals. This is even more dangerous for babies and children. Scientists have found…

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What is the Best Adjustable Bed Frame?

The best adjustable bed frames offer value through a few different methods. The right adjustable bed frame will let you sleep consistently through the night in a position that promotes health and relieves pain. While adjustable beds are known for their usefulness in hospitals and for patients with limited mobility, many people don’t know that…

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Most Comfortable Mattress

When it comes to finding the most comfortable mattress, everyone has different needs. Depending on health conditions, preferred sleeping position and natural sleeping habits, finding the right model for you and your sleeping partner can become a tug-of-war between different materials, sizes and firmnesses. The best way to know which mattress is most comfy for…

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Why Do I Toss and Turn at Night?

In today’s always-on-the-move, nonstop culture, it’s no wonder that people toss and turn at night, costing them the benefits of a good night’s sleep. Caffeine, blue light from television screens and tablets, and a generally stressed out society all contribute to foregoing a restful night of sleep. No one likes to toss and turn at…

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THE BEST BED IS ALSO THE BEST BUY.

According to doctors and sleep researchers, the ideal sleep surface would provide proper back support and spinal alignment. It would effectively relieve pressure points around the body, be made of safe, non off-gassing materials, and be highly durable so that it wouldn’t sag or change over time. Only one mattress meets all these requirements, and…

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Sleep safely in an intelliBED.

Learn To Sleep Safer

LEARN ABOUT THE TOXINS IN TOADY’S MATTRESSES AND KNOW WHAT YOU’RE SLEEPING ON. Today we know that environmental toxins can harm us. And that toxins have even found their way into the place we should feel safest of all, our beds. Growing evidence now links a frightening range of illnesses to chemical off-gassing from synthetic…

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WHAT IS GEL MATRIX™? AND HOW DOES IT MAKE INTELLIBED® MATTRESSES BETTER?

Gel Matrix™ is the revolutionary cushioning layer found inside every Intellibed mattress. It’s one of the most significant advances in sleep technology in decades—a next-gen copolymer gel that’s soft and elastic yet extremely strong and resilient. This makes Gel Matrix™ the ultimate material ever created for cradling the human body at rest. It’s a higher…

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INTELLIBED®: SMART CHOICE

KNOW THE FACTS ABOUT DIFFERENT MATTRESS BRANDS BEFORE YOU BUY. Shop smart and be informed. Before you buy (Intellibed or any other brand) consider the importance of the mattress you sleep on every night. We spend one-third of our lives in bed sleeping, or trying to sleep—that’s 25 years on average. Two-thirds of us don’t…

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Mattress Protection (Good Reasons To Never Go Without)

If you’ve invested in a premium mattress, you’ll want to actively protect it from external contaminants with an equally premium cover, like an authorized mattress protector from Intellibed. Not only will you get more life and performance out of your mattress, you’ll also sleep safer and healthier. So what are you protecting your mattress from?…

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The Durability of Mattress Components

THE DURABILITY INDEX What is The Durability Index? This index rates the lifetime performance of materials used in mattresses. Unfortunately, you the consumer, have not been able to consider the durability of different materials when making the purchase decision between mattresses because manufacturers don’t release this information to the public. You have been forced to…

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Sleep affects your overall health.

Sleep: The Cornerstone To Good Health

GOOD SLEEP IS CRITICAL TO GOOD HEALTH In our efforts to maintain and prolong health through diet and exercise, many of us overlook one of the most obvious contributors to our physical and mental well-being: sleep wellness. Search sites like WebMD and the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) and you’ll find an abundance of data…

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Finally, There’s Hope For Those With Chronic Pain.

THE REALITY OF A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP DEEP, HEALING SLEEP IS CRITICAL TO RELIEVING PAIN. The mattress you sleep on plays a significant role in the relief of chronic pain. Research shows that it’s during stage-three and four of sleep that the brain repairs our body. If you’re sleeping on a mattress that doesn’t provide…

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Buy a safe, toxin-free mattress.

Better Safe Than Sorry

ENVIRONMENTAL TOXINS AND CANCER; WHY TAKE UNNECESSARY RISKS? Cancer is a term used to describe many variations of the disease that causes abnormal cells to divide uncontrollably while invading other tissues in the body. Generally, this occurs when something causes the genetic material of normal cells to change or become damaged. Decades of research have…

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Which bed is the best for back pain?

Which Bed Is Best For Back Pain?

FIRST, UNDERSTAND THAT GOOD POSTURE IS VITAL (EVEN WHILE YOU’RE SLEEPING). We grew up being told to stand up and sit up straight, and for good reason. It ensures that the hips are centered beneath the shoulders and that the spine is properly aligned between the two. This reduces stress and strain on the skeletal…

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intelliBED mattresses help with asthma.

Protect Your Right To Breathe

MOST MATTRESSES CONTAIN TOXINS THAT WORSEN ASTHMA AND ALLERGIES.  Asthma is a respiratory condition that restricts breathing when the bronchi in the lungs spasm. People with asthma are generally sensitive to allergens, which can trigger an asthma attack. Asthma and  allergies are different, but both involve inflammation to the lungs caused by external triggers. ASTHMA…

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15 tips for napping.

15 Tips For Guilt Free Napping

As children, most of us would do all that we could to get out of nap time. Unfortunately, now that many of us would love to take a nap, we rarely get the opportunity to do so. Next time you have the opportunity, here are some tips to help you put the power in your…

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10 Tips To Stop Snoring Today

DID YOU KNOW? “10 % OF SNORERS HAVE SLEEP APNEA, A DISORDER WHICH CAUSES SUFFERERS TO STOP BREATHING UP TO 300 TIMES A NIGHT AND SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASES THE RISK OF SUFFERING A HEART ATTACK OR STROKE.” It is estimated that 47% of all Americans snore at least occasionally while, and that 25% snore on a…

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5 Tips For Better Sleep

INTELLIBED® MATTRESSES GIVE YOU MORE FOR YOUR MONEY. By Intellibed 1. STICK TO A SCHEDULE. With the crazy hustle and bustle of our day-to-day lives, it is sometimes hard to get into a healthy sleep routine. By going to be at the same time every night and getting up at the same time every morning,…

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Why do memory foam mattresses smell?

Why Does Your Memory Foam Mattress Smell Bad

It’s a common scenario—a consumer gets excited when they purchase a comfortable memory foam mattress at the store and look forward to when it gets delivered. However, during the process of setting up the mattress, the consumer is surprised to find a chemical odor emitting from the new mattress. Some people are so sensitive to the smell that they experience…

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AUTISM AND POSSIBLE LINKS TO MATTRESS TOXINS.

The term autism describes a range of developmental disorders that are collectively referred to as autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This spectrum represents a range of impairment levels, from mild to severe. Autism affects communication, mental processes, and social skills. It appears in early childhood, more commonly in boys than girls, however, the disorder is evenly…

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Sourcing The Best Mattress For Your Child? Consider These 3 Tips

Being a parent brings with it countless choices and decisions for our children to ensure all of their health and physical requirements are met. One of the most important choices you’ll have to make during the early phases of your child’s life? Choosing the best kids beds mattress to suit your growing child’s sleeping needs from birth right on…

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Key Reasons Why You Should Buy A Mattress Online

Looking for a new mattress can quickly prove a daunting task. It’s no secret that purchasing a new mattress is not only a relatively significant financial investment, but it’s also a long-term commitment as a quality mattress should last for years. Most importantly, choosing the right mattress for your specific needs isn’t only about getting a good night sleep for…

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Pelvic Skeletal Structure

The Best Mattress for Hip Pain

If you suffer from hip pain, you know first-hand how much discomfort can be felt when you sit or stand for long periods of time, and especially when you lay down to rest or sleep. Usually the pain in the hips can be relieved when sitting or standing by doing the opposite motion; however, when sleeping, it is not that easy to…

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Best Mattress for Fibromyalgia

THERE MAY NOT BE A CURE FOR FIBROMYALGIA, BUT THE RIGHT MATTRESS CAN PROVIDE SOME IMMEDIATE AND SIGNIFICANT RELIEF. Fibromyalgia is a medical condition characterized by chronic and widespread pain, often in (but not limited to) the neck, shoulders, hips, back, and knees. Other defining symptoms of fibromyalgia are a heightened and painful response to…

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Best Mattress for Allergies

There are many common household and environmental particles that can cause common allergies. You may be able to control these allergens through special cleaning techniques of your home, or through medications for allergies caused by the environment. What is not obvious is that your allergies could be caused directly from your mattress–and it may NOT be related to dust…

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intelliBED has the best mattress topper for back pain.

Best Mattress Topper for Back Pain

Lower back pain is the most common cause of disability worldwide. It is one of the most common reasons for missing work, and the second most common reason why people visit the doctor, with only respiratory infections leading to more doctor visits. Half of all Americans state that they have symptoms of back pain each…

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We sell the best mattresses for side sleepers.

Best Mattress For Side Sleepers

  Roughly 50 percent of people choose to sleep on their side, either stretched out or in a fetal position. Sleeping on the side can be advantageous to those that experience back pain, as it can take pressure off of the back. Those that suffer from sleep apnea may also benefit from sleeping on the side…

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Choose a Non-Toxic Mattress

When considering the amount of time and we spend in bed, it is a no-brainer that we should be looking for a mattress that is non-toxic. Mattresses made with harmful chemicals have been linked to causing asthma, respiratory diseases, nervous system disorders, vision problems, skin reactions (rashes and eczema), thyroid problems, and cancer. These illnesses…

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Best Mattress for Stomach Sleepers

Stomach Sleeping There are some benefits to sleeping on your stomach. If you suffer from pain in your lower back, this sleeping position can help relieve pressure that other positions can place on the spaces in your disc. There may also be health benefits to being a stomach sleeper. It’s been said that stomach sleeping can help lower blood pressure and decrease…

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Mattress Toxicity

As you go about your cleaning ritual, mattress toxicity may not be one of your concerns. When you clean your home, your focus may be on using anti-bacterial cleaners in your bathrooms, kitchen, and even on your laminate, wood, or tile flooring. Getting your home environment to be not only clean but free from disease-causing germs is important. Unfortunately, with focusing on…

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Adrenal fatigue can damage your sleep.

Some of the Most Common Sleep Disorders

Sleep disorders cause sleep deficiency, which can lead to many different physical and emotional problems. Here are some of the most common sleeping disorders sleep experts try to help people with. Insomnia The most common sleep disorder is insomnia. Sleep experts believe that every person has at least one insomnia episode in a year’s time. There are two types of…

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The Five Stages of Sleep

All human beings require sleep. Sleep helps to restore the mind and body so they can continue to function properly. Sleep also helps the body’s ability to heal itself. Doctors and chiropractors study sleep in order to help their patients with care and pain management. Understanding how sleep works help us understand just how important it is to our physical…

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Three Main Effects of Sleep Deficiency

Most Americans live busy, fast-paced lives. We do everything we can to stay alert during the day, attempting to be as productive as possible. Many people start each morning with coffee, consume energy drinks daily, and even pop pills in a constant effort to stay wired. Then, at the end of the day, they hope for a good night’s sleep in…

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Women Suffer from Sleep Apnea Too

While men are more generally known for to suffer from sleep apnea, many women suffer from sleep apnea as well. A HuffPost Healthy Living article entitled, “Sleep Apnea Is A Women’s Issue, Too” talks about a study conducted on 400 women. The women were asked to answer questions regarding their health conditions and sleeping patterns. They also went through sleep testing studies.…

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Five Tips to Wake Up Early

Waking up early is a great challenge for many people and one that can seem impossible to overcome on a consistent basis. Many heavy sleepers and non-morning types feel as though they are condemned to a lifetime of bleary-eyed mornings, and they become resigned to deal with them as a fact of their everyday lives. However, it is really not that difficult to train…

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Funny Friday; Attempts to Sleep

Searching the internet trying to perfect the science of sleep leads us to a lot of funny thing each week. This week it seemed like every post, video or tweet we saw was really funny. We started a funny section on our Pinterest page tot keep track of all the funny sleeping things we find. Check out our Funny Pin Board here. One…

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Get Great Sleep on Vacation.

  It’s summer time, school is out and it’s the middle of baseball season this can only mean one thing; it’s vacation time. This year millions of American families will load up the car or hit the sky’s to travel across this great nation to enjoy spending time with loved ones. Vacations are great, they reduce stress levels, build relationships…

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Is Social Media Stealing your Sleep?

Here at Intellibed we love social media. We love interacting with our satisfied customers and sharing sleep content that we find all over the internet. Intellibed is currently on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr, Scoopit, Google+, YouTube and we a have our own blog. Check out the complete list of Intellibed Social Networks here. We love social media so much that you could…

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Getting Sleep in the Summer Heat.

Are you losing sleep because of the summer heat? Have you recently changed your schedule, went on vacation, or do you have a busy schedule that will not allow you to get the needed rest at night? If this sounds like you it is time to make a change. Sleep is extremely important for your health. If you stop and think about it we should…

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Sleeping Disorders Related to ADHD.

New research may suggest that sleeping disorders may contribute to behavior that resembles ADHD during the day according to a pediatric psychologist in Kansas City, Missouri. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder or ADHD is a problem with inattentiveness, over-activity, impulsivity, or a combination of all of these symptoms. According to WebMD ADHD symptoms may begin in early childhood but they can also start as late as, and may continue…

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10 tips on how to Sleep on an Airplane.

Americans love to travel. This year more than 48% of American will travel for business, vacation, or leisure according to USTravel.org. While traveling by car is still the most common way of getting around about three million people will fly this year. Many of these people fly multiple times. Getting better sleep on an airplane can be one of the best ways to start…

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Bonding at Bedtime with Your Child.

Before bed can be a great opportunity for family bonding. There is a special bond that a parent and child can get during bedtime. Also, this will build a healthier, more stable relationship. Consider bedtime a quality time to talk to your child. Use this as an excellent opportunity to remind your child how proud of them you are…

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Sleepwalking

Sleepwalking is a disorder that occurs when people walk or do another activity while they are still asleep. This is a sleeping disorder but it is something that most people think of as a joke or not common. However, curent research has discovered that sleepwalking is more common in adults than researchers previously thought. The study also showed that increases in sleepwalking happen…

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Sleep Direction; Does it Matter?

We know that sleep is very important to our health however scientist really don’t know why we need sleep. Some of the most common medical advice doctors give their patients is to “get more sleep”. Since we sleep one third of our lives you would think we would know more about it. Finding the time to get a full 8 hours of…

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Funny Friday: Reasons to Sleep Where you Eat.

Funny Friday is back! We were searching the internet on our quest to Perfect the Science of Sleep and we found this cute sleeping puppy sleeping on his food plate on Cuteoverload.Com and we had to share it with you. We have listed a few funny reasons to sleep where you eat but we want to hear from you. Share your funny…

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How Get Better Sleep Tonight

Eating, drinking and sleeping all things every living thing has to do every day to stay healthy. Animals sleep for all different reason but us humans sleep to recharge our bodies. For most of us, we go to sleep and wake up feeling better, however, for those who suffer from a sleeping disorder, sleep does not come so easy. Pain, depression,…

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SLEEP IS AWESOME

Does Your Age Dictate How Much Sleep You Need?

Sleep is one of the most important things we do in life. With that being said there is more to sleep than most of us know. Sleep should be something we schedule out and take seriously. This is because sleep affects our entire lives from when we wake up in the morning throughout our days and till the minute we go to sleep again.…

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Foods that Help you Sleep

Everyone has their favorite foods and late night snacks. But did you know that what we eat directly affects how we sleep at night? Eating the wrong thing could be a sleep mistake you will pay for later. It is well known that you should not eat two hours before bed. This is so your…

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Makeover Your Mattress

Are you not getting the rest you think you deserve at night? Do you toss and turn all night not being able to get comfortable all night? Does your back hurt in the morning? These are all signs of a worn out, old crummy mattress. With the economy these days it is more difficult to upgrade your mattress. Did you know…

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Sleeping Mistakes you’re Making

Sleep is such an important part of our daily lives. We sleep one-third of our lives in fact. A lot of us however do have sleeping problems. Most people don’t know that they themselves are the cause of many of their own problems. Bad Habits before bed like; foods, exercise and the availability of the internet, sleeping pills and even napping are…

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Dreaming about Dreams

How often do you remember your dreams? Why do we dream? Why can’t we remember our dreams? Have you ever had these questions? A lot of the questions deal with the basics of sleep. Here at Intellibed, we are perfecting the science of sleep and these questions are some of the most asked questions we see online. First of all, dreams…

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Take Charge of your Sleep Schedule.

Are you having problems sleeping or waking up tired more often than not? Did you know that the national sleep foundation recommends 7-9 hours of sleep each night? Not getting the recommended amount of sleep each night can negatively affect your health. Oversleeping, under sleeping or not getting sound sleep all can be prevented, however. You have to take charge and be proactive…

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Wake up Feeling Great in the Morning.

Most people don’t have a problem waking up in the morning. However, for some, it’s a constant struggle fighting the alarm clock and feeling less than themselves in the morning. An estimated 70 million people have some form of sleeping disorder in the United States. For these people, there are a few simple steps to take to help you get up in…

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10 Fun Things to do when you can’t Sleep

Have you ever slept in on a weekend? Taken a late afternoon nap? Drink caffeine or coffee afternoon? Been stressed or had a lot on your mind? All of these activities usually make it more difficult to fall asleep when it’s time for bed. The fact is that everyone has problems falling asleep every once…

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Funny Friday; Like Sleeping?

Today is Friday and you made it through another week of work, school and life. Everyone needs a good laugh after a long hard week. We feel a lot of people are going to agree with this one. The basics of sleeping and eating are intertwined because what you eat affects how you sleep and how you sleep affects what you eat. Like in our article “How much…

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Crazy Beds

Beds come in all shapes and sizes. Most of us have the very traditional king or queen bed in the traditional rectangle shape . However how many of us had a bunk-bed, a car bed or a princess bed when we were little. If it is okay for us as children to have a crazy been why can we not have more…

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Intellibed vs Sleep Number

One of the frequent questions that the Intellibed staff in our sleep wellness centers is asked would have to be; how does an Intellibed compare to a Sleep Number mattresses, and is the Sleep Number mattress a true sleep wellness mattress? First of all Sleep Number or Select Comfort represents a type of mattress companies that have taken the innerspring out of…

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Health Problems related to Sleep Duration

In a recent study published by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention research suggests that 30% of employed American adults get less than six hours of sleep each night. This is an estimated 40 million people that are not getting the recommended seven to nine hours of sleep each night. The study breaks these…

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An Article by Intellibed Founder Shawn Clark

They Sleep Well, They Get Well By Shawn Clark Intellibed founder original published on Dynamicchiropractic.com That simple question, “Doc, which mattress is best for my condition?” might be more important than you think. Research shows most people are sleeping on the wrong mattress; one that is not supporting and cushioning properly. That means the excellent…

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Crazy Sleep Schedules

Most of us sleep from around 11p.m. to around 7 a.m. give or take a few hours depending on the hustle and bustle of our day to day lives. This traditional sleep schedule has been around for as long as anyone can remember. In today’s world more than ever people are trying to cram more…

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Sleep Blue Review: Can iPhone App help you sleep?

Is it possible that an application on your cellphone could help you fall asleep? Sleep Blue is an app found in the iTunes App store that helps you fall asleep naturally without using medications or herbal remedies. Sleep Blue claims to help you fall asleep by resetting your body’s Circadian rhythm. The Circadian rhythm is…

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Intellibed Social Networks

For most businesses, social media is currently the least-utilized method for connecting with their audiences. Here at Intellibed, we are committed to staying in touch with our valued customers and to do this we provide you with many ways to provide feedback, ask questions and even buy products all from the comfort of your social…

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Funny Friday: Off Duty Mattress Delivery

A Miami-Dade, Fla, off-duty veteran police officer used her patrol car as a moving truck, strapping two mattresses to the top of her car after purchasing them at a local Miami-Dade Big Lots. Concerned taxpayers spotted a woman loading two mattresses on top of her police patrol car at a Big Lots store, and then driving…

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Modern Living: Manufacturing Z’s a SleepEbook

Modern Living: Manufacturing Z’s is an interesting SleepEbook that we stumbled upon searching the internet looking for ways to better help you perfect the science of sleep. This 30 page easy read is very informative to those people who have problems sleeping. The author talks about dealing with DSPS (Delayed Sleep Phase Syndrome) which is…

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How much do animals sleep?

Most humans need 8 hours of sleep every day, which means we spend 33% of our lives devoted to sleep. However animals have very different sleeping patterns than we do. Some animals sleep all day other sleep all night and some sleep most of the day and night. Ducks are even able to keep one half…

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Sleep Talking

Everyone has been at a sleepover and has heard a friend or family member spit out something in their sleep. Did you know that Somniloquy or sleep talking as it’s also known is technically a sleep disorder? Many people suffer from this and don’t even know it. The good news is that for most people…

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Falling Asleep Before Midnight

Have you heard Dr Sarah Myhill’s statistic that 1 hour of sleep before midnight is worth 2 after? That’s a pretty startling statistic. But does it have any merit? Just going a search in google led me to a lot of bad reviews about it. In some cases, it actually aggravated their sleep-related conditions. However, it’s…

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Danger of Sleep Deprivation

According to the Center Of Disease Control and Prevention, there is an estimated one in five people who suffer from a sleep disorder, sleep deprivation being the most prevalent sleep disorder of them all. Sleep is vitally important to physiological and psychological health. If you are not getting a healthy 8 hours of sleep each…

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Is it Possible to Get Too Much Sleep?

How are you today? Are you feeling tired? Since you’re reading this post, you might be afraid that you are getting too much sleep. What do you think? Is it possible to get too much sleep? Let’s ask the Experts Before we ask pros, let’s get one thing straight. Too much of anything is bad,…

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Many children suffer from bedwetting.

Coping with Bedwetting

Bedwetting is common, especially in young children. At an age of five, 16% of children still have problems with bedwetting. By the age of 15, only 1-2% continue to wet the bed. As a parent this can be a frustrating situation however, children should never be made to feel that they have done something wrong.…

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Learning to Wake Up Early

In college, it’s almost frowned upon to sign up for classes that start any earlier than 9:00 am.  Not many people can see the value of waking up early in the morning, which for some means before 8:00 am. If you haven’t experienced it before, there is something about waking up early in the morning…

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Sleep Apnea and How to Help it

Sleep apnea is a sleeping condition where you basically stop breathing while you are sleeping.  These periods where you cease to breathe will last anywhere from 10-20 seconds.  Obviously you aren’t always going to be aware that you have it.  There are a couple different kinds of sleep apnea that you should be aware of.…

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Rotating Your Mattress Regularly

Taking care of your mattress involves many components. Things, like changing the sheets and washing the mattress pad, are regular tasks for keeping it clean and functional. But after a while your mattress may start to dip in some places, making it super uncomfortable. Thankfully there is a remedy for this! Flipping and rotating your…

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A Quick Tip To Fall Asleep Faster

How many times have you tossed and turned in bed just trying to fall asleep? Well part of that could be not sleeping on the best mattress in the world. But whether you have an old, terrible mattress or a nice Intellibed, you should be able to fall asleep. Staying asleep or waking up pain…

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The Basics of Sleep

Getting a good night’s sleep is important since sleep enables people to concentrate more and solve problems better. Many people have trouble sleeping, but there are steps people can take to get more and better shut-eye. In order to get a good night’s sleep, there are some things people should avoid, especially near bedtime. Caffeine…

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Sleeping Position Does Matter!

When it comes to how you sleep, everyone is different. Some people prefer to sleep on one side or the other, some lay flat on their back, some on their stomach, and others like to sleep in bizarre positions. But not all sleeping positions are created equal! Each way of sleeping has its pros and…

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Early Infant Sleep Habits

Infants need far more sleep than their parents, though it may not seem that way when they are keeping you awake at all hours of the night. While in the womb, there isn’t a set sleep schedule, so when these little guys are born, they will likely sleep whenever they want, and keep you wide…

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Adrenal fatigue can damage your sleep.

Adrenal Fatigue Affects Sleep

Adrenal insufficiency or Addison’s disease is a disorder characterized by a decrease in hormones produced by the adrenal glands. The adrenal glands are small glands attached to the top of your kidneys that produce necessary life promoting properties for the body. Adrenal insufficiency is characterized by fatigue, body aches, unexplained weight loss, low blood pressure,…

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Intellibed is in the World Federation of Chiropractic newsletter.

Advanced Comfort Technologies and Intellibed – Perfecting the Science of Sleep. For the past 12 years the US manufacturing and research company Advanced Comfort Technologies (ACTI) has worked with health professionals to understand sleep and the roles a mattress and a pillow play in delivering deep, healing levels of sleep. They have conducted third-party testing…

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Which Intellibed Is Right For You?

The number one question we get from our customers in our sleep wellness centers, as well as our online visitors, is this: what is the difference between each Intellibed? A close second is very similar: which Intellibed is the right mattress for me? These are two very valid questions that we hope to answer with…

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Why Do Mattresses Wear Out So Fast

A mattress is only as good as the material its made with. Most mattresses still only use a steel coil innerspring for support and add memory foam for cushioning. Some use foam in place of the steel coil innerspring like memory foam or latex, but even these beds still contain a significant amount of polyurethane…

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Our mattresses are great for anyone.

Intellibed Has Mattresses For The Whole Family

Intellibed mattresses with Intelli-Gel® technology are available to the whole family! Not only do we offer a full line of adult mattresses from Twin to Cal King, but we also have mattresses specifically designed for children as well as a baby crib mattress for your little one. For more information, be sure to check out…

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Learn more about dust mites.

Dust Mites: What you should know

Dust mites are microscopic critters that love indoor habitats. They especially love mattresses and bedding. This is because they can feed on flaked skin cells in your pillow, blankets and mattress. But are they really a problem? Or should they just be left along? Dust mites have been known to induce allergic reactions and are…

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The truth about mattress warranties

All mattresses come with a warranty. Some warranties are for a few years and some are for a few decades. They all vary widely and we thought it would be helpful to put together a warranty comparison so that you know what they all mean and so that you can see why no one beats…

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Welcome to the Intellibed blog!

Thanks for checking out the new website and our new blog! At Intellibed we are excited to now be able to bring you more research, more updates and more news from the world of sleep wellness. We are always perfecting the science of sleep, and we want to tell you how right here. Subscribe so…

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