I've come across your site many times and thought I'd reach out.
I am 42 and suffer from a sports hernia and hip joint issue.
Due to my injuries, I have a weakened core and suffer lower back painif my core is not supported properly.
I sleep on my side/tummy.
I cannot have a bed that allows my core to sink, and it can't be too hard that my hips feel pressure.
I am 35 lbs over weight, that seems to remain consistent no matter what I do!
I have been sleeping on an Endy mattress for 2.5 years and hate it.
I have more pain now than ever and I can hardly get out of the bed in the morning because of it.
I thought my injury was just getting worse until last week when I stayed at holiday inn express for 3 nights and quickly realized I had no pain in the morning. Since being back home, I can hardly walk.
Before Endy we had a Tempur-Pedic which also caused me crippling pain.
The hubby isn't a fan of the Endy, either.
He sleeps back/side and has had upper back and neck pain ever since we got this stupid bed.
Can you suggest a bed for us?
An individually pocketed coil unit is designed to maintain the natural alignment of the spine, which is the best you can do to relieve pain from disc related back problems.
The worst you can do is any mattress upholstered with memory foam.
Memory foam softens as it warms from your body heat, allowing you to sink, which throws off your spine's alignment. Any mattress upholstered with memory foam will make any back problems worse.
That hotel mattress used an individually pocketed coil and no memory foam.
We specialize in mattresses that have no memory foam in them.
You have a couple of options at different price points.
I'm recommending the Wolf Brolynn Old Fashioned Two Sided Mattress.
You’ll what that in the choice of “Plush” for the surface comfort you need.
Click on this link to view specifications and prices.
You seem to like the Wolf Tulah Hybrid Plush Eurotop Mattress. I have a box spring. It’s about 25 yrs. old. I try to stay on my back, but tend to lean to the left as I sleep.
I’m 5’6 & 128 lbs.. I have left side of neck & shoulder issues...maybe, from leaning this direction. Can you help me find this or give me more info? Thank You, Sandra
You're just the right size for the Wolf Tulah. It's all the mattress you need.
But first, your box spring must be replaced.
I can only imagine that much of your discomfort stems from the worn out support your mattress is getting.
If your mattress is that old, as well, then there's no question as to why you're suffering.
The Wolf Tulah offer excellent support and comfort.
But it doesn't have a matching box spring and that needs to be addressed.
If you have a bed, (headboard, or headboard and footboard), that you want to keep, I suggest getting a new box spring from Costco, Sam's Club or Big Lots. They are very strong and very reasonably priced.
If you don't have a bed, or one that you care about, the Wolf Basic Black Platform Bed is a good choice.
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