A new study finds that the king mattress is a perfect fit for girls and boys, as it provides the ideal amount of room for sleep.
According to a study by researchers from the University of Toronto and the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, the bed is designed to make sleeping more comfortable for children and teens.
In fact, the study found that the sleep pattern of the king mattresses is so well-rounded that it’s ideal for boys, girls, and adults of all ages.
“We wanted to understand how the king beds work for children,” said Dr. Rohan Kale, lead author of the study and a clinical psychologist at the University Hospital in Toronto.
“Because of this, we also wanted to determine whether it was feasible to design a bed that would be comfortable for a broad range of adults, including those with developmental delays,” he said.
“Our findings show that the bed for boys is better than the bed on the queen mattress, and the bed recommended for adults is better and more comfortable than the one recommended for girls,” said Kale.
The study was published in the journal Sleep.
Researchers used a computerized sleep analysis tool called NREM Sleep Cycle to study the bed’s performance and function in adult males and females.
They used an interactive sleep tracking app to measure sleep quality and sleep latency in each bed.
The bed had to meet a variety of criteria, including comfort, functionality, and support, to be considered for use in children.
The researchers also tested a few beds for safety.
They were surprised to find that the King bed was the most comfortable for both boys and girls.
In fact, both the boys and the girls were better sleepers on the bed than on a standard king mattress.
The king bed was also the most supportive of adults and children alike, with just under 80 percent of the beds on the study bed providing enough support for adults.
Researchers also found that a king mattress can provide the best quality sleep, even in people who may have difficulty sleeping, as the king is designed with a headboard.
The King bed is a favorite among children and adults alike.
“This study shows that King beds are a perfect match for children, as they provide a comfortable and supportive bed for both young and old,” said Professor Arvind Gupta, director of the Department of Psychology at the Royal Ontario Institute of Technology.
The beds are popular among parents, as well.
“Children love the King beds.
They sleep better on the King, and they can also share the bed,” said Gupta.
The University of North Carolina’s Dr. Sarah Gannon, co-author of the research, hopes the findings will lead to more affordable beds for families, and help create more sustainable products for children.
“With the King mattresses, the industry has a huge opportunity to help our society make the transition to a sleep economy,” said Gannon.
“The King mattress has a very simple design that’s comfortable for the average child, but is a great fit for families,” she added.
The research is funded by the Ontario Science and Technology Research Council, the National Institutes of Health, and University of Ottawa.
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