PharMeDoc Total Body Pillow Review

PharMeDoc Total Body Pillow

The PharMeDoc Total Body Pillow makes a wonderful addition for anyone having difficulty getting a good night’s sleep. The pillow is particularly popular with expectant mothers, as the unique design offers ample support to the continually changing body of a pregnant woman. However, the specially designed product is also ideal for anyone having problems falling or staying asleep due to various medical muscular or skeletal conditions.

Unique Features

The PharMeDoc company created the Total Body Pillow with soft polyester fiber that is certified as being free from latex, lead, Phthalate and other hazardous BPA chemicals. The substantial seven inches of filling ensures continual air flow in order to keep the pillow’s surface cool year round. Your Total Body Pillow was created to stay fluffy without bunching or wadding while not being unnecessarily firm. The pillow cover is made using 100 percent cotton, available in regular cotton or jersey finish and is also chemical free. The affordable Total Body Pillow additionally features a zipper for easy removal of the cover for machine washing.

Consumers have the option of purchasing a horseshoe-shaped pillow with removable extension or the large C-shaped pillow. The U-shaped pillow has a square head, which mimics the head, neck and shoulder support of a traditional pillow. The C-shaped design features a rounded head region. The extensions of each Total Body Pillow have unique ergonomic, convex contours to amply hug your body regardless of which side-lying position you choose. The extensions are ideal for positioning between the legs to maintain normal hip, back and spinal alignment.

Ideal for Pregnancy

Expectant mother often complain of having difficulty getting comfortable during the latter phases of pregnancy. With the PharMeDoc Total Body Pillow, the problem disappears. Women have the choice of choosing side-lying positions, which supports the tummy while removing pressure from the internal structures due to the baby’s ongoing growth. With an extension placed between the legs, pregnant women are less likely to experience back and hip strain that often leads to miserable sciatica.

In order to reduce or prevent foot, ankle and lower leg swelling, women can also use the pillow during the day while reading or watching TV. Simply position yourself in the center of the pillow using the head portion for back support. Place the extensions under the legs. Once the new family member arrives, the Total Body is also ideal to support mom and infant while breast-feeding.

Respiratory Conditions

Whether suffering from a cold, the flu or chronic respiratory issues, the thick filling ensures that the upper body remains elevated to ease breathing. The softness of the pillow also cradles you with the perfect degree of comfort that encourages restful sleep.

Musculoskeletal Problems

For someone with arthritis, muscular dystrophy, Parkinson’s or other conditions that affect joints and muscles, the PharMeDoc pillow gently cradles and supports while relieving pressure from areas prone to soreness. The pillow is also a consideration for anyone suffering with soft tissue injuries or chronic back pain.