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Are foam rubber pillows safe for kids?

Are foam rubber pillows safe for kids?

Pillow: Yes foam rubber pillows are safe for children as long as they are covered by a pillowcase with a zipper. Children should not eat the foam material ...Read more

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What's that noise when I lay on a pillow?

What's that noise when I lay on a pillow?

Is there: A deflation sound when pressure from your body forces air out of it? ...Read more

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Can you use pillows with a clinitron bed?

Clinitron: For under the head yes but maximal benefit of pressure relief in other areas is without pillows. ...Read more

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Where can I get a good anti-critter travel pillow?

Where can I get a good anti-critter travel pillow?

Unclear: I am not sure what you mean by 'anti-critter' travel pillow. Please re-submit a clarification. If you are worried about bed-bugs your best option is a cover for the pillow. ...Read more

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I'm a guy who loves to cuddle my pillow. Is that sick?

I'm a guy who loves to cuddle my pillow. Is that sick?

Good for you: Buddy. .. never, ever let anyone make you think that showing affection is unmasculine or a sign of weakness. You pillow is an imaginary object of affection, and of course you know it. But there will come a time when everything in your life will turn around your ability to discover love for another person and show it in many little ways. It sounds like you're off to a great start. Keep practicing ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I can make humping a pillow feel better?

Can you tell me how I can make humping a pillow feel better?

Not sure what you: Mean. If having sex against a pillow is causing you physical discomfort would suggest you just stop doing it. ...Read more

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My child is 22 months, what kind of pillow I can use for him?

My child is 22 months, what kind of pillow I can use for him?

None!: A pillow is not necessary at this age. No rush. Give it a year or so. Then, a flat one is better than a fluffy one. ...Read more

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Can you suggest tips and techniques on maturbrating with a pillow?

Teaching: How to best masturbate with use of a pillow really doesn't fall under the purview of medical information. ...Read more

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I can't get comfortable in bed. Do I need a special mattress or pillow?

I can't get comfortable in bed. Do I need a special mattress or pillow?

Good question: The answer should be easy but differs from person to person. You might need to try several products to find what works for you. Some people sleep on the side with a small pillow between their legs. Others buy a long pillow to place along their back. Others try different types of pillows. Buying a bed is a big expense but might be needed if other approaches do not work. ...Read more

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What health issues can result from using the same unwashed bed pillow for 20 yrs?

What health issues can result from using the same unwashed bed pillow for 20 yrs?

Probably none: We all become attached to our favorite pillow. Wash it. However, if you have had no issues in 20 years your certaining are unlikely to have one now. Quit listening to you friends, wash it or don't, buy a new one. You are fine. You really aren't likely to catch something from yourself because if you could you would already have it. That sounds silly but is true. ...Read more

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Is pillow necessary for infants?

Is pillow necessary for infants?

Pillows unsafe: Pillows are unsafe for infants as there is a suffocation risk. If the head of your baby's crib needs elevation wedges should be placed under the mattress. Also important to avoid the crib bumpers as they are also unsafe. Important to place baby to sleep on his/her back to reduce risk of sudden infant death. ...Read more

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What is a cervical pillow?

What is a cervical pillow?

Contoured: A pillow which is contoured to the neck and gives support. ...Read more

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Are pillows bad for your neck?

Are pillows bad for your neck?

Let me help: You need a pillow to support your head. If not, your neck will be straining all night. I guess if you feel more comfortable without one, than fine, but it's probably a bad idea. ...Read more

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How will a nursing pillow help me?

How will a nursing pillow help me?

Keeps baby close: The nursing pillow was a life-saver for me (especially after my c-sections and I could not hold my baby upright for nursing). I used a "boppy" pillow and it really helped to maintain my baby in a good position that was helpful for successful nursing. ...Read more

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Can I put pillow for my 11months babies?

Can I put pillow for my 11months babies?

Not yet: Some babies still do not have adequate muscle/neck strength, and a conventional pillow may add to the (low-yet still possible) risk of a suffocating injury. There are wedge pillows specifically designed for infants that are acceptable. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is it better sleep on a high or low pillow?

Is it better sleep on a high or low pillow?

Comfort but...: Have to make sure that the pillow/pillows do not contribute to neck pain or dysfunction. Low pillow, I would think, would be safer. ...Read more