We have already discussed what goes into making the best mattresses, but what happens if you have a health condition that makes choosing a mattress even more complicated? And what if you have one problem and your sleeping partner has something else entirely? What if you are very heavy or very small? Here are some mattress buying tips for people with certain needs.
Best Mattress for Back Pain
You can read more about that here, but essentially, the best mattress for back pain, including disk problems and lower-back muscular pain, is medium firm, using a combination of inner spring support and resilient latex padding. This offers enough support to keep the natural curve of the spine intact. Then, if you are on the slender side, you might experiment with a softer latex topper.