This premium putnams knee pillow is made from high density foam CertiPUR®. Designed and developed in the UK this pillow is perfect for people who sleep on their side. Also perfect for people who suffer from Joint, knee and hip problems and lower back pain.
As evidenced by the knee pillow illustration on the right the product has cushions between the knees and a supportive foam cushioning. It also comes with a 100% jersey cotton cover.
This product also comes includes a built-in Velcro leg fastening/ strap for easy adjusting onto either leg. The cover is zipped and removable for easy washing.
This knee pillow has been manufactured in the UK for over 40 years and is designed to reduce discomfort in the knees and hips via pressure redistribution by spacing the legs wider apart.
Why a Pillow between the legs?
This product combines a great shape and design with CertiPUR® foam that will offer long lasting comfort long after it’s 2 year warranty. This knee pillow can be used when side sleeping on the left or right hand side.
As shown on the picture on the left it can also be used for wheelchairs. Perfect if you are in a condition where you have to sit for long periods. This keeps the legs apart allowing for comfort.
How to use the knee Pillow for ailments effectively
As we can see from the illustration the pillow has a wide variety of uses and can be used for many ailments. It is a very easy product to use and can be applied almost instantaneously.
Our knee pillows are also recommended by doctors for treatment of:
- Coccyx pain/ coccydynia
- Sciatica pain
- Housemaids knee (bursitis)
- Osgood – Schlatters disease.
- Post Surgery
- Improving posture and spinal alignment during sleep.
- Prevent hip abduction (following hip arthroplasty).
It has been suggested that those with respiratory illnesses (pneumonia, colds & flu) can benefit by using a knee pillow between their knees to keep the chest open to make breathing easier during sleep.
Symphysis pubis dysfunction (SPD) also called pelvic girdle pain is a condition that causes pain in the pelvis and is thought to affect as many as 1 out of 50 pregnant women. The knee pillow can take pressure off the effected bones to relieve discomfort.
Ideal for back pain when sleeping on your side to keep pelvis aligned.
Is there anything else you should know about the Knee Pillow
This pillow can also be used when sitting up-right in a chair or wheelchair to keep legs separated and hips aligned.
Comes with removable, zipped cover (pictured) which includes velcro adjustable strap to hold product in place during sleep.
Size : 23cm x 15cm x 9.5cm
How to use the pillow for sleeping
If you have any questions about this product or any other product please contact the 1stMobility team.