of Synthetic Fibre
causes of sleep discomfort on any "standard baby bed",
are heat and sweat build-up.
This can be caused by:
properties of polymer fabrics or materials makes these textiles
Lack of air exchange that occurs with closely bonded materials
such as foam.
Moisture and heat retention that results from deep absorption
into such materials.
A combination of any or all of the above.
of Natural Fibre
Raw cotton however, suffers none of these disadvantages since
Allow air reticulation
Draw sweat away from the sleeping body allowing it to evaporate
Leads excess heat away from the body
have no moisture retention ratio [the ratio between the amount
of moisture evaporated and the amount retained, by a fabric during
The raw cotton
fill inside Jensen's BabyCloud mattress
distributes sweat moisture and excess body heat through the fiber
- away from the body
BabyCloud is placed on a wooden grid. This isis beneficial for
the proper development of the 3 spinal curves because the BabyCloud
gives the same spinal support each day.
An added advantage
is that raw cotton, being unprocessed, never wears out.
benefit of sleeping on Jensen's BabyCloud is that the body is
able to rest sufficiently during sleep because all the discomfort
factors have been removed.
babies do not carry a maintenance label around their neck when
they are born", says Jensen, "but they all need the
best start in order to build a strong immune system against all
outer biological influences. And there can be no better start
than naturalising the one place where they spend most of their
mattress and all our other baby products have been designed:
To prevent babies from joining the alarmingly high statistic
referred to as a "death by unknown causes". Babies suffocation
and overheating in the cot must no longer be confused with SIDS
or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. More
[It is interesting to observe that there are no SIDS cases reported
from countries where babies sleep in natural fibres}.
To reduce or
prevent allergies and illnesses stemming from synthetic fabrics
[MCS - Multiple Chemical Sensitivity]
babies from being wrongly diagnosed by a GP, and therefore unnecessarily
medicated with antibiotics. The human lymphatic and respiratory
systems are activated and taxed if the baby inhales and toxic
fumes of paint, synthetic carpets, or synthetic compounds used
to manufacture pressed woods, foam, polymer textiles. Our babies
have no sufficient defense against the constant attack on their
[More than often, the symptoms of (MCS)
are diagnosed as bronchitis or sinus problems and the GP treats
the baby with mild fruit flavored antibiotics, which treat the
symptoms - but not the cause].
Ms Jensen's report on Cot Death, The making of foam and her article
"Is the Cradle Making your Baby sick?"as well as her
booklet, "Lethal Lullabies", are available on request.
the best remedy against any illness would be the removal of the