Daylight Saving Time: How Can You Catch Up On Lost Sleep? | Sleep Boutique

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What Support Level Should You Choose for Your Custom Mattress?  May 30, 2017 by Sleep Boutique (Edit)  What Support Level Should You Choose for Your Custom Mattress? Sleeping well and waking up feeling refreshed has a lot to do with your mattress. If you find yourself tossing and turning, or waking up feeling tired, it may be time for a new mattress. A custom mattress offers the opportunity to design a mattress that is ideal for you, but sometimes it's difficult to know what's best. Here's a look at choosing an appropriate support level for your new mattress. Soft, Medium, and Firm Support in a Custom Made Mattress Choosing the level of support in a custom mattress is a matter of personal comfort. You need something firm enough to support your neck and spine in proper alignment, but soft enough to cradle your body without uncomfortable pressure points. A firmer mattress helps balance body weight to … [Read more...]  Filed Under: Custom Mattress, Sleep Boutique Tagged With: custom made mattresses, custom mattresses, custom mattresses calgary, mattress store, mattress store Calgary 5 Ways Your Mattress Affects Your Sleep and Health  April 30, 2017 by Sleep Boutique (Edit)  5 Ways Your Mattress Affects Your Sleep and Health The right mattress helps you sleep better and wake up feeling refreshed, yet many times people avoid getting a new mattress. Unfortunately, the wrong mattress, or an old mattress, causes more than poor sleep and lower back pain. Here are five unexpected ways your mattress can affect your sleep and health. A New Mattress Might Lower Stress A recent study showed that sleeping on a new mattress significantly lowered stress levels in healthy individuals. This is likely due to improved sleep quality and decreased back and neck pain. Your Mattress Might be Contributing to Allergies Dust mites thrive in mattresses because they feed off the dead skin cells people shed. Many people are allergic to dust mites, particularly those who suffer from … [Read more...]  Filed Under: Mattress, Sleep Boutique Tagged With: Calgary mattress expert, Calgary mattress store, latex mattress, latex mattresses Calgary, mattress experts Daylight Saving Time: How Can You Catch Up On Lost Sleep?Daylight savings time gives us longer evenings in the summer, but the spring shift is difficult to adjust to. Many people take a week or more to get used to the new schedule after losing an hour. By maintaining a sleep schedule to getting a custom mattress, there are ways you can help your body adjust to the new routine and return to a perfect sleep.

Maintain a Schedule

Sticking to a schedule for going to bed and waking up helps you sleep better throughout the year and adjust more quickly to the time change. This includes not sleeping in on the weekends, which can throw off your circadian rhythms.

Get Enough Sleep

Getting adequate sleep in the days leading up to the time change will help your body adjust more quickly. A custom mattress can help you sleep better and make the most of the time you have for sleeping. Most adults need between seven and nine hours of sleep per night to feel rested and energized.

Use the Right Mattress

The right mattress is important for a night of perfect sleep. An uncomfortable mattress makes you more likely to toss and turn during the night, while a proper mattress comfortably supports your body so you wake up feeling refreshed. Foam mattresses are a great choice, as are organic latex mattresses.


Regular exercise helps you sleep better at night, as long as you don’t exercise right before bed. Even just ten minutes a day can improve your sleep, especially if you exercise at the same time every day to help maintain your circadian rhythms.

Catch on Your Sleep with the Perfect Mattress

By getting an hour more or an hour less, a change in our sleep pattern can greatly disrupt our good night’s sleep. It is important to always maintain consist sleep times, adjust your bed including getting a custom mattress, and take care of your body to make sure that you can regain those lost hours by getting restful sleep.

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