Custom Comfort Mattress focuses on craftsmanship

Custom Comfort Mattress focuses on craftsmanship

BY GARY JAMES Brothers build garage-based manufacturing startup into a multifaceted factory direct in the West, Custom Comfort Mattress Mel Trudell’s passion for making quality mattresses started early in life. In 1987, at age 24, he and his brother Marty, one year older, began making mattresses in their garage. Two years later, the brothers sublet […]

How to Get a Better Night’s Sleep While Traveling

How to Get a Better Night’s Sleep While Traveling

A survey commissioned by White Plains, New York-based Westin Hotels & Resorts found that 65% of people sleep fewer hours while traveling — whether for business or pleasure. To make sure people are getting enough restorative rest, the hotel brand piloted a “Bedtime Call” in March and April. Similar to a morning wake-up call, visitors can […]

Your Short-term Memory Isn’t Gone; It’s Just ‘Sleeping’

Your Short-term Memory Isn’t Gone; It’s Just ‘Sleeping’

How many times have you walked into a room and forgotten why you are there? Sometimes you remember after a brief pause and sometimes not at all. Short-term memory loss strikes again. But scientists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison recently found that memories once considered lost aren’t gone at all—they’re simply “sleeping.” Researchers conducted experiments […]

New Recommendation Says to Keep Sleeping Babies Close

New Recommendation Says to Keep Sleeping Babies Close

Infants should sleep in the same room as the parents—but on a separate surface—for at least the first six months of life, according to a new recommendation by the American Academy of Pediatrics. The policy statement, based on new research, encourages new parents to keep their newborn in a crib or bassinet in their room […]