How to shop for a mattress

Here are some things to consider:

  • Firmness. Mattress firmness describes how a mattress feels under your body.
  • Support. 
  • Pressure relief and body contouring.
  • Mattress height. 
  • Motion isolation. 
  • Temperature regulation and cooling. 
  • Off-gassing.


Frankenstein’s Creature is a vegetarian.

Both Victor Frankenstein and Creature are fictional characters in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. In the classic novel, Creature says, “My food is not that of man; I do not destroy the lamb and the kid to glut my appetite; acorns and berries afford me sufficient nourishment.”