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Doctor insights on: Mens Silk Underwear

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Why do men wear underwear? What are the problems if he is not wearing underwear?

Why do men wear underwear? What are the problems if he is not wearing underwear?

Comfort: The main reason men wear underwear is for comfort. There is no medical consequence to not wearing underwear if one so chooses. All the best. ...Read more

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What are the health risks of women wearing men's underwear? On a regular instead of panties and so forth

What are the health risks of women wearing men's underwear? On a regular instead of panties and so forth

None!: Assuming they are clean. Most mens briefs are cotton and can be bleached when washed and sanitized. Women frequently ( even in my office) wear nylon, or polyester briefs, which cannot be thorughly lceaned, and are also non-absorbent. I recommend everyone were cotton briefs for daily wear. Sexual encounters-another matter! ...Read more

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Is there special underwear for diabetic men?

Is there special underwear for diabetic men?

UW: Not sure about your question. If this is in regards to urinary incontinence, then "depends" are fairly popular. ...Read more

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Best underwear to prevent chafing in men? What brand should I buy and what to do to prevent chafing? 24yr old male about 196pounds 5^9: height

Best underwear to prevent chafing in men? What brand should I buy and what to do to prevent chafing? 24yr old male about 196pounds 5^9: height

Brief boxer : Any cotton brief boxer, may use a powder as well if alot of sweating during the day and may need to change during the day if you are staying wet. I hope this helps and you are well. ...Read more

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Hi, am I at risk of HIV? A man in his underwear rub his penis against my ass. Can HIV pass through underwear fabric? Do I need to get tested?

Hi, am I at risk of HIV? A man in his underwear rub his penis against my ass. Can HIV pass through underwear fabric? Do I need to get tested?

You are OK: Unless his underwear were soaked in body fluids (blood/semen) and you had open wounds on your backside, you should be ok. I wouldn't lose sleep over it, if I were you. ...Read more

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Can I catch HIV from having frottage in our underwear? (2 men) There was no open mouth kissing...just dry humping in underwear

Can I catch HIV from having frottage in our underwear? (2 men) There was no open mouth kissing...just dry humping in underwear

No risk at all: Definitely there is no risk of HIV or other STD transmission through clothing. HIV is sexually transmitted only by vaginal or anal intercourse. Never by kissing and rarely if ever by oral-genital contact, so this would have been a no risk event even with those contacts. No worries at all about this event. Best wishes and stay safe! ...Read more

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What cause brown stain in your underwear?

What cause brown stain in your underwear?

One possibility is: Fecal smudging. A second (if you are female) is older, deoxygenated blood from the vagina. ...Read more

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What is the best type of underwear for a teenage boy to wear?

What is the best type of underwear for a teenage boy to wear?

Most Comfortable: Whatever he is most comfortable wearing. The only difference for men in terms of the underwear they wear is comfort level. Some men prefer the support of briefs or boxer briefs, while others prefer the comfort of boxers. If a teen is trying to decide, help him buy one of each type to see what works best. ...Read more

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Does underwear have a purpose other than looks? Is fresh air better?

Does underwear have a purpose other than looks? Is fresh air better?

Underwear: Provides an extra layer of protection in cooler climates & extra layer of coverage in societies concerned with modesty; also helps prevent urine/fecal stains of outerwear, which tends to be more expensive & more difficult to launder. Going "commando" is touted as "liberating" by some but may prove embarrassing in some situations. Too tight underwear can cause problems as well. ...Read more

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What could cause a woman's underwear to be wet and have a smelly odor?

What could cause a woman's underwear to be wet and have a smelly odor?

A change in the: amount or character of a females discharge can indicate infection or inflammation. See your Gyn for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Is it bad to not wear the underwear? I mean are there any disadvantages?

No disadvantage: Underwear were designed to provide warmth and support, also facilitating keeping more expensive outerwear cleaner. However there is no disadvantage of not using underwear, some cultures still do not use underwear. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have wet stains in your underwear? Safe nothing wrong with it

Is it normal to have wet stains in your underwear? Safe nothing wrong with it

Maybe leukorrhea: Female? Leukorrhea is a normal cause to have wet stains in the underwear. It is a combination of sloughed cells & vaginal secretions that can be clear to white. It can dry white to slightly yellow or tan in underwear. A symptomatic discharge should be evaluated. ...Read more

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Why do i have an odour but my panty shield and underwear dont have the odour on it?

Why do i have an odour but my panty shield and underwear dont have the odour on it?

Vaginal odor?: panty shields are a choice, but aren't necessary. While there is a "smell" to a vagina, this is nothing to be ashamed of or try to cover up. It's normal. Sometimes a panty shield is not "breathable", and may contribute to vaginal odor or overgrowth of bacteria or yeast. Ur panties likely don't smell Bc of the shield. Try cotton panties and no shield, and see your ob to be checked for infection. ...Read more