Bed Wedges are valuable for both medical and leisure related purposes. For one, Bed Wedges allow a person to sit up in bed while reading, watching TV and more. They also are important for some patients to help control their acid reflux, or gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) during sleep by propping thee torso up to keep the acid and stomach contents from flowing upward. Vitality Medical hosts several brands of bed wedges that come in a variety of shapes, dimension, and materials to meet most expectations.
- Placing the bed wedge behind the back helps one to sit up in bed.
- Sleeping with a bed wedge can keep the torso up and stomach acid from flowing up the esophagus.
- Keeping a lift on the torso can also keep congestion and mucus from migrating upward.
- Breathe easier with a bed wedge by elevating the head.