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Adult Diaper While Pregnant
I give myself enemas at least 4 times a week! i tend to expell them into an adult diaper! is this safe?
Enemas: The only medical risk i can think of with frequent enemas is getting trauma to the lining of the rectum and then getting an infection from the irritated skin. I worry about water overload as well with such frequent introduction of water with the enema. As a physician I am concerned enough that maybe you should respond with the reason you are doing this so often... ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
What is wrong with me do I have a fetish if i feel more secure in wearing an adult diaper and sucking on a pacifier?
Desire for care: Though i certainly may be wrong in your situation, it seems to me that your wearing a diaper and sucking on a pacifier is probably not so much a fetish as an expression of your desire for someone to care for you like a baby, providing all your needs. Psychotherapy may be worth your consideration. ...Read more
No endorsements: Healthtap doctors cannot endorse specific products. Often, companies will send you samples of their product if you request them. Just e-mail or write to them. Then try out a few different ones and see which one works best for your particular needs. Much less expensive way to find out which one is best -for you! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Abena or Attends: Consumer search has a nice review of some adult diaper brands and tends to lean towards recommending abena or attends. As this is a personal choice, your idea of the best may vary. For more information, check out their review here: http://www.Consumersearch.Com/adult-diapers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When you change an adult diaper and it's just wet, are you supposed to wipe the area clean anyway?
Adult diaper rash: Is the adult in diapers or is the rash in the underwear area so u are calling it diaper rash? If there is too much moisture in the area or if person is diabetic/not cleaning well after using the rest room, these are areas to be addressed first. Try air drying after washing with luke warm water&have cotton undergarments. If in diaper for a reason, change as soon as it is wet. Try naystatin ointment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stay dry: Keep the area as dry as possible. If there is itching & redness, some over the counter medications may help (antifungals). Be careful using otc steroid creams. If diabetic, see your pcp. Wear cotton underwear or none at all when possible but if wearing diapers, change ofen, wash often, dry often, use absorbent material like corn starch and use barrier creams (some have zinc). If ?'s, see pcp! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If someone has incontinence and wears diapers would it be OK to wear a diaper to an yearly checkup? and what is best for summer wearing a plastic or cloth back adult diaper?
If someone has incontinence and wears diapers would it be OK to wear a diaper to an yearly checkup? and what is best for summer wearing a plastic or cloth back adult diaper? an yea it is me who wears the diapers 24 male I wear size medium.
Cloth diaper: Or pull ups are best suited for summer, and no problem wearing them for a yearly check, wish you wellness ...Read more
Im pregnant. Was changing my toddlers diaper. Have a few small cuts on my hand and got some poop on my hand. Should I be concerned? Washed hands
No: Although there are bacteria in stool, they are generally not disease causing in small amounts, and your child most likely has the same bacteria that are present in your intestine. Hand washing is always a good idea with diaper changes and helps prevent the spread of infection to others ...Read more
I am 36 weeks pregnant. I need to apply lotrimin (clotrimazole) on my son's dipaer area due to yeast. Is it safe to get it on me or should I wear latex gloves?
It's safe: It's safe in that circumstance.Get a more detailed answer ›
I am an adult baby who is in to domination, mummy told me to sit in my messy diaper for 2 days, it's day two and I have a really bad rash what do ?
Adult diaper rash: For adult “diaper” rash keep skin clean & dry. Change diaper as soon as it's soiled or wet. For healing go without diaper for periods of time so affected area can air out. Avoid tight diapers or airtight covers over diaper. Meds your Dr. might recommend include antifungal cream (for fungus), a steroid cream (for significant inflammation) or an antibiotic (for bacterial infection.) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Where is the rash...: Put the vaseline there to protect the skin. ...Read more
No: Adult diapers come in many shapes and sizes. They are designed with tiny beads that turn into gel when they absorb urine. The gel keeps the fluid contained and absorbs odors. Products in a variety of sizes can be worn under most lose clothing without any visual signs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer