Many claims and bed descriptions made by manufacturers and retailers about their beds’ supportive and pressure reducing qualities are often misleading and sometimes simply untrue.
In this study well-known brands; Sleepmaker Classic Miracoil 5 zone Mattress, Sealy Posturepedic Prestige, Simmons Beauty Rest, Tempur-pedic and others have been tested to determine which mattress types are most effective at:
⦁ Reducing peak pressure points, particularly at hips and shoulders.
⦁ Providing increased support in the lower back
⦁ Improving spinal posture