Considering we spend around 1/3 of our lives on a mattress, it's pretty important that it's not emitting toxic vapors or otherwise causing health problems.
Fire retardant chemicals are a big health issue with mattresses. Flame-retardant chemicals have been linked to serious health risks, including infertility, birth defects, neurodevelopmental delays, reduced IQ scores and behavioral problems in children, hormone disruptions, and various forms of cancer.
And then there are the added problems of toxins in memory foam...
That's why I often get asked from health-conscious people, "What are good choices for healthy mattresses?" My Green Mattress generously sent me a free mattress to check out for my readers and share my experience!Read More