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what is the purpose of a swimming jockstrap

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ur butt will sweat -: -with or without a jock strap. It's probably the most common area everyone sweats. Not 3 B concerned. Always shower & dry well, use a wicking unde ... Read More

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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronan Monsef
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Not necessary. Perhaps a weight lifting belt.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Personal preference.: Unless trying to conceive, "tighty whities" or jock strap vs boxers or commando are all personal choice have at it.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
No: The purpose of a jock strap is to provide appropriate support and protection for the testicles. Jock straps do not protect the buttocks or anus.
A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Daquino
20 years experience Sports Medicine
No need : If you start to feel tenderness or irritation with or after running, the extra support may help. If not, then it's probably not needed.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reed
Dr. Mark Reed answered
31 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Hello: most football associations require the use of a protective cup period. This is no joke in that permanent injury can occur for a "low blow" ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Goal??: I think you mean boxers? 1st, are you and a woman having fertility problems (unable to get pregnant?). If not, then your sperm count isn't an issue ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
swimming: Swimming is an excellent all around exercise for almost everyone.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alissa Zenack
21 years experience Pediatrics
Croup?: Increased humidity is good for croup. Run a humidifier in the child's room or sit in the bathroom with the hot shower on to steam up the room. Even ... Read More
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Dr. Udit Patel
18 years experience Pain Management
Determining Sciatica: Sciatica is a general term for leg pain. It is best to see a physician to determine the root cause of the pain. A proper recommendation can be made af ... Read More
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