What Effect Does Caffeine Have On Us?

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Caffeine is one of the most popular substances in the world, but also one of the most misunderstood. Some people can’t function without their morning cup of coffee, so we’re here to explain why that is.

It is found not only in coffee, but also in: tea; energy drinks and even in chocolate! This may explain why these products are so addicting as caffeine is one of the most addictive substances in the world. Some people can even be diagnosed with caffeine addiction, where if they are to go more than 2 days without caffeine they can experience: Headaches; anxiety and depression.

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What Came First? Chicken Or Egg?

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The age old debate of which came first? The chicken, or the egg? There have been mentions of it found in the writings of Aristotle, a well-known Greek philosopher who lived over two thousand years ago, before 300 years BC. Puzzled by the conundrum, he decided that both the bird and the egg must have existed from the beginning.

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Sleep & Athletic Performance

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Many of the world’s greats across all sporting areas, eat, sleep, live and breathe for their sport. But in addition to physical conditioning and conscious eating, sleep plays a major role in athletic performance and success.The quality, and the amount of sleep an athlete gets is often the key to them winning. REM sleep ( Rapid Eye Movement Sleep) in particular provides energy to both the brain and the body. If sleep is cut short, it doesn’t give the body enough time to repair memory, consolidate memory, and release hormones.

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Our 19 Environmentally Friendly Wood Colour Stains

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At Get Laid Beds, we care about the impacts on the environment while hand making your wooden bed frame. This is the reason why we take great care in the sourcing of our timber and pride ourselves in choosing the best possible stains which are the most environmentally friendly. We are extremely proud of our exclusive and gorgeous range of stains for you to choose from to colour your brand new wooden bed frame. Combined with the bespoke bed frame options, our large range of colours allow for thousands of combinations, making finding your ideal frame and colour an easy task.

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Handmade Four Poster Beds

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At Get Laid Beds our Four Poster Beds are handmade. Available in bespoke sizes and any colour a Four Poster Bed makes a great addition to any room. We have 3 different versions of the Four Poster Bed, and the different versions have been outlined below, to help you make the right choice.

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Charity Work/Recycling

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Here at Get Laid Beds, we pride ourselves on the charity work and recycling we as a company aim to achieve. We strive to ensure that all we do is eco-friendly and helping the environment whilst also supporting charities that could benefit from our unwanted stock. We deem this to be an important cog within the business, and gain great satisfaction from doing our part to be environmentally friendly.

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Glamping

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Glamorous Camping as they call it, is for people who hate the idea of traditional camping, but want to take away some of the enjoyment it brings. Popular in the 21st century, Glamping has brought the luxuries of hotel accommodation alongside the escapism and adventure recreation that camping brings, giving your average holiday maker the best of both worlds. If you can’t part way with your luxury wooden bed, for a standard sleeping bag then this is definitely for you, as large double beds are popular amongst all glamping resorts.

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What Are Hypnic Jerks?

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Do you ever wake up suddenly grabbing the sheets, feeling like you’re falling off the bed even though you’re laying right in the middle of it? Perhaps you’ve experienced dreams where it feels like you’re falling, and you’ve woken up as you reach the end of your downwards journey. These two occurrences and many like it are actually extremely common, experienced by over 70% of the world’s population. They’re called “hypnic jerks”, a fitting name for the sensation it provides.

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Messy Room? Store It Away!

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Having a messy bedroom really does have a negative effect on how you sleep. Not to mention the effect it has on the visual appearance of your bedroom. This is why we’ve come up with our own innovative underbed storage boxes, so take all your clutter and store it away. You can order yours from Get Laid Beds today.

Underbed storage boxes are very convenient, and can be used to store away items that you may have scattered around your room. They are available in a range of pine and hardwood finishes, designed to complement any bedroom décor.

We offer storage boxes in two main sizes. Choose from either a ½ length or a ¾ length depending on the size of your frame. By creating two sizes of draw box, this means that they don’t have to take up all the space underneath your bed frame. The amount of draw boxes you require, depends entirely on how much storage you need.

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Duvets For All Seasons

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Duvets are an essential part of any bed. They’re perfect to wrap up warm in during the cold winter months, and excellent places to lounge on throughout the warmer months of the summer. They can even be used for building a makeshift bedroom fort, propped up with pillows and carefully balanced to create your own little world.

It’s important for your duvet to be just the way you like it. Get Laid Beds has an excellent variety of luxury duvets, all with 100% cotton covers. The goose feather duvets may not have 100% cotton covers, but they are machine-washable, providing you with a high quality practical option. There are a range of different Tog (warmth) ratings available, providing the opportunity to choose the duvet best suited to you. If you favour cooler temperatures while sleeping, then perhaps the 4.5 Tog Soft Hollow fibre Duvet is for you.

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