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Sleep deprivation: there’s nothing smart about missing out on sleep

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Margaret Thatcher was once quoted as saying that “sleep is for wimps” and that she required just 4 hours shut-eye a night. Along with many of the world’s high profile politicians and entrepreneurs, there has long been a consensus that achieving success requires people to stop being “lazy” and start sacrificing sleep in order to […]

Sleep has a place in every health professional’s toolkit

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Sports scientist Dr Jonathan Bloomfield will attend his first ER-WCPT show in Liverpool this month as part his role as Human Performance Specialist for Mammoth, the experts in comfort technologies. He explains why he believes that our understanding of sleep is still in its infancy, and that the potential for improvements across the health sector […]

The expert view: How to get a good night’s sleep when you suffer from back pain

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This article on achieving a good night’s sleep was contributed by Chartered Physiotherapist, Matt Donnelly, and was first published by Beds Are Uzzz, Southbourne. Did you know that over 80% of people experience back pain at some point in their life? Back pain is very common and although in most cases it is nothing serious, […]

Case Study: Rob Hawkins, Professional Rugby Player

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“My wife and I had been struggling with a soft, saggy mattress, and everyone we spoke to raved about Mammoth as a brand. It was not just rugby players who spoke highly of Mammoth, two separate physio’ and chiropractors recommended that we consider a Mammoth mattress”   Former Bath, Leicester and Newcastle hooker Rob Hawkins […]

The Better Sleep Blog: Dan Tuohy, Ulster and Ireland Rugby Player

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“My friend said, “You have to get one of these mattresses!” So I went to his house and lay on his bed. I was sold straight away.”   We caught up with Ulster and Ireland’s Dan Tuohy to talk about rugby, sleep and the piece of metal that holds his arm in place.   Hi […]

CSP competition winner doesn’t like to be parted from her Mammoth

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Earlier in 2016 Linda Jackson won a Performance Pocket 2000 as part of a magazine competition run by Mammoth.  We caught up with Linda recently to find out how she was enjoying life on her new mattress. She told us her views on being a competition winner, handling the work–sleep balance and missing her Mammoth […]

Practitioner Interview: Fulham Back Care

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Robert van Schalkwyk is a family and sports chiropractor based on Parsons Green Lane in Fulham. His clinic, Fulham Back Care, is renowned for its high standard of patient care and expertise in paediatric chiropractic care. Having practiced for more than 15 years, Robert has experience of treating everyone from infants to the elderly to […]

Mammoth in partnership: putting Medical Grade Foam™ through its paces with the CSP

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Mammoth’s Health Partnerships Manager, Sarah Smith, explains why collaboration is key to the brand’s continuing success and shares how Chartered Physiotherapist Tracey Atkinson became the latest expert to put Medical Grade Foam™ technology through its paces. As the saying goes: no man is an island. And neither is a business. At Mammoth we believe in […]

“Friends on the team were raving about them, so I just had to get one!” Scotland and Glasgow rugby player, Kieran Low

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Scotland rugby player Kieran Low made the move from London Irish to Glasgow for the 2015 season. And with the help of his new Mammoth Performance 22 he has been able to ensure that the preparation for the new season has been better than ever. We spoke to Kieran about battered bodies, a hellish pre-season […]

Top Five Sleep Problems

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Problems with sleep are the most common compliant of patients visiting their GP. It can have a devastating impact of people’s physical and mental health. Professor Jason Ellis, Head of Northumbria University’s Centre for Sleep Research and Director of Sleep Science at Mammoth describes the top five sleep problems:   Insomnia – the NHS reports […]