Cervical Support Pillows
The Need for Postural Support Does Not End When the Day Does
Sleep is just as important to health as good nutrition and proper exercise. Sleep posture is a significant factor in the treatment of conditions such as neck trauma, tension headaches, or arthritis of the back and neck. Plastic deformation (soft tissue stretching) and musculoskeletal instability can develop when the cervical spine is not adequately supported during sleep. Painful misalignment of the spine may result.
Cervical traction pillows from Foot Levelers support the neck with gentle traction during sleep. The head, neck, and spine are aligned whether the patient lies on his or her back or side. Plastic deformation is eliminated. And a normalized physiologic curve may improve vascular and neurological function.
On average, you spend one third of your life in bed. If you are sleeping on
4-Way Support to Suit Every Patient
All of our pillows begin with a versatile, four-way patented design that provides an appropriate edge for everyone — regardless of size, age, or body type. Each pillow has a narrow and wide edge and a soft and medium center, so your patients have four support options in one pillow. All pillows provide therapeutic traction and support for the cervical spine. Our pillows offer a variety of firmness levels, and several come in three sizes:
§ Junior for children and small-framed adults
§ Standard for average adults
§ Extra for large-framed adults (over 180 pounds)