Are You Sleeping On A Firm Mattress?
Why is it Important to Have a Firm Mattress?
The importance of having and sleeping on a firm mattress is actually a relative term. The relativity depends on the person who loves to sleep on a soft mattress. Now if I was a person who is used to and loves to sleep on a soft mattress, then sleeping on a firm mattress would totally cripple me. It would be like I was sleeping on a stone slab. Hence, whatever be the general medical benefits, the person who loves to sleep on a soft mattress would never prefer anything else.
It is true, however, that there have been enough studies and reports to point without any prejudice to the firm mattress as one which is highly beneficial for curing backaches and treating them. If you sleep on a firm mattress without a pillow for about a week or so, you will not have any backaches for a long time to come.
There are many diseases of the back and neck which are not only terribly uncomfortable, but also difficult in curing. It is always better to prevent the backache and the related problems rather than searching later on for a cure which is not guaranteed. Thankfully, very often just sleeping on a firm mattress would reverse the trend, giving you peace of mind and good health.
Those who already are suffering from back problems that have been diagnosed and treated (or under treatment) should never sleep on anything else other than a firm mattress. If they tried sleeping on a softer mattress, they would inadvertently aggravate their situation.
The fact remains, however, that those who prefer soft mattresses will always feel comfortable only on a soft mattress. Given the pluses and minuses of both the mattresses, which mattress would you choose? Answer only after you have carefully considered the following criteria: Which mattress comes with the longest warranty period? Which mattress you feel is the most comfortable for you? Which mattress is the best on your pocket, i.e. suits your budget best? Do your research, and you are sure to find a good mattress.