What is a Wedge Pillow used for?
A Wedge Pillow is commonly used just for comfort, but often people seek them out to help with snoring, breathing, back pain, asthma, post-nasal drip and other sleeping issues.
Can Wedge Pillows help with GERD?
People suffering from symptoms related to GERD (Gastroesophageal reflux disease) can be helped by using a Wedge Pillow. Elevating the head, torso and shoulders can help prevent stomach acid from entering the esophagus. We suggest speaking with a physician.
Are Wedge Pillows better for side sleepers or back sleepers?
Wedge pillows can benefit both if used properly. For side sleepers, they can help support the neck and upper back if they’re properly aligned while sleeping. For back sleepers, they can provide comfort or assist with a variety of ailments.
How tall should a Wedge Pillow be?
Most wedge pillows are around 10 to 12 inches. Helix’s wedge pillow is 10 inches to make it versatile for helping with a variety of sleeping issues. The gradual slope makes it more comfortable and easier to sleep with.