Memory Foam Seat Cushions


Memory foam seat cushions are very popular due to the great number of people who spend time at work, sitting all day behind a desk. Of course this memory foam may also provide support to anyone requiring seated relief. Whether you work from home, an office, have back problems or get sore from periods of sitting, relief is just around the corner when you purchase seat cushions that are designed to simply make you feel good. Since a foam cushion adjusts to a person’s body and seated posture, they can bring great relief by taking pressure off and allowing for seating that is virtually painless.


Regardless of you what job you do, you likely spend a lot of time sitting. Office chairs of today are better than they were even 5 years ago, however many people still suffer from back pain or coccyx due to bad support in their office chair. Back trouble is not the only ailment associated with sitting, poor posture, cramps, and chronic body aches can also be a problem with those who sit extended periods of time in an office.

Of course you can try switching your chair, and this may fix your problems. But it is a costly solution and not always an effective one. However there are products available now that enhance the comfort and support of an office chair that many have success with. A memory foam seat is a support system you use with your chair that provide extra support in the high pressure points of your back and upper body, giving it the boost needed to prevent chronic pain.

Memory seat cushions come in a variety of styles and designs, but most either have a pad portion that you sit on, and may have a lumbar portion behind your back. The idea is to use a more supportive type of material on areas like your lower back to enhance your chair's built in support, and relieve pain such as that caused by coccyx. The tend to have more of an orthopedic design, as opposed to the stylish and decor design of a chair, and are focused on the comfort and support of the sitter.

Memory foam is the material used for these seat cushions due to its one of a kind properties in providing body support. Memory foam is a firm but soft material that molds to whatever is imprinted onto it. The 'memory' portion of the foam refers to the fact that it retains the molded shape longer than other materials, making it ideals for things like seat cushions that are supporting curved shapes like the human body.

You can add a memory foam seat cushion easily added to your chair, usually just by placing it on top of the chair seat and back while some have attachment straps to keep it in place. You can try with slightly different positions of the cushion and see what gives greatest support. The best part is that installing, replacement, or trying a new memory foam seat cushion is much less costly than trying a new office chair.

These types of seat cushions have found their way into other applications as well, as you will find them being used in the home, as car lumbar support cushions, or just about any other place where there is prolonged sitting. Some people even transport their cushion from chair to chair to ensure they get the same support wherever they happen to be sitting.

So if you are looking to improve your sitting comfort while in the office, especially if you are suffering from back pain or discomfort, consider a memory foam seat cushion as a possible solution.

So if you are looking to improve your sitting comfort while in the office, especially if you are suffering from back pain or discomfort, consider a memory foam seat cushion as a possible solution.


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