Itís an adjustable alternative to foam bed wedges, and an affordable alternative to hospital beds! With just the touch of a button, you can raise the head of your bed up to 26? high. The Mattress Genieíssturdily designed air bladder sits between a mattress and box spring and can lift up to 1000 pounds. A hose connects the bladder to the motor, which plugs into the wall. It has a hand held remote control that allows you to adjust its height. When not in use, simply press ďflatĒ and the air bladder will disappear from view, eliminating the issue of storage for bulky foam bed wedges. The Genie will work with any existing mattress, comes in all sizes, and sets up easily. Medical experts recommend head elevation for a variety of conditions such as acid reflux, sinus congesting and snoring. Nursing moms love the Mattress Genie, and itís also a great recovery aid for those who have experienced upper body surgery or injury. Itís durable construction will last for years.