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Why is it better to sleep under wool than goosedown or manmade fibre?

IT'S NOT JUST ABOUT insulation!

What we humans need to ensure a good night's sleep is homeostasis (remaining at a stable temperature) it has been scientifically proven by the University of Sydney that under most normal conditions people sleep deeper and better under wool.

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Manmade Fibre

(e.g Hollow Fibre)

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Goosedown


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Wool

Excellent Insulator

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Traps lots of air

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Petrochemical free

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Slightly breathable

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Highly breathable

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Absorbs moisture readily

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Excellent desorption qualities
(gets rid of moisture quickly)

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Transfers moisture away
from the skin

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Allows for different temperature sleeping partners

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Regulates body temperature for each body

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Designed to insulate mammals

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Scientifically proven more
restful sleep (5)

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Cool in Summer Warm in Winter

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Extremely painful for the animal

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