Optimal Pillow Conditions for High-Quality Sleep: A Theoretical Review

@article{Yim2015OptimalPC,
  title={Optimal Pillow Conditions for High-Quality Sleep: A Theoretical Review},
  author={J. Yim},
  journal={Indian journal of science and technology},
  year={2015},
  volume={8},
  pages={135-139}
}
  • J. Yim
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Indian journal of science and technology
  • It is widely believed that using a pillow that allows appropriate neck support to maintain cervical lordosis during sleep can lead to better quality sleep.Conversely, use of the wrong type of pillow can compromise pain-sensitive structures and produce waking symptoms, such as cervical pain and stiffness, headaches, and arm pain; and this in turn results in reduced sleep quality. Therefore, the optimal pillow should have neutral cervical lordosis, prevent waking cervical symptoms, and increase… CONTINUE READING
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