Andrea Pisani Babich
Sleep Researcher / Writer
Andrea Pisani Babich has been writing for Mattress Advisor since its inception. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from Georgetown University and a Master of Arts degree in English Literature from Penn State where she taught writing and rhetoric for many years. Her interest in education and her skills as a researcher led her to write for Mattress Advisor. She believes that clear, informative, and persuasive writing about sleep related topics has the power to enlighten and motivate people to live healthier lives. Her writing for Mattress Advisor focuses in sleep architecture, sleep disorders, and wellness as it relates to sleep. She currently covers Bedding Industry News for Mattress Advisor, keeping readers up to date on breaking news and the latest in sleep research. Andrea lives in Pinehurst, North Carolina with her husband and their dog, Lilly. When she is not writing for Mattress Advisor, she is working on a biography of the internationally-renowned ballet teacher, the late Marcia Dale Weary.
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