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The History of the Mattress (Part V): The Waterbed

Outdoor water faucet

Waterbeds started as the first scientific solution to sleep problems.

In 1873 Sir James Paget at St Bartholomew's Hospital engineered a waterbed as a treatment and prevention of back pressure by evenly distributed over the body.

Today we use springs to do the same thing.

Contact Fox Mattress us to learn how we can help your sleep discomforts.

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