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Spandex Allergy Symptoms
I have a rash on my toes. I have recently started wearing spandex socks. Could this rash be a spandex allergy?
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
Underwear: If you are allergic to Nylon you may have a problem. Nylon panties can also retain heat, making them, unsanitary and uncomfortable in the warmer conditions. But the cons are not related to your balls ...Read more
Possibly: Both nylon and spandex are polymer fibers that are unrelated to natural latex, and by themselves should not causes a reaction in latex-sensitive individuals (people can develop a sensitivity to some of the chemicals used in their manufacture). However, some fabrics may include latex threads in addition to spandex fibers, and this may or may not be listed. Contact the manufacturer to be sure. ...Read more
I love wearing Spandex, Why is it when I wear spandex leggings of all colors I get an erection? Yes it feels good, but its not sexual!
Here are some. ..: Your love to wear Spandex suggests you have mental affinity with it and its features, which may mentally lead to induce sexual arousal and also possibly its tightness may give rise to some subtle physical stimulation. All together may explain why such has been happening as reported. So, this is nothing wrong as long as you have felt good without personal embarrassment and social offense. So, you ...Read more
Not a medical issue: The site is to answer medical questions not to give retail buying advice. ...Read more
Neither: Unless it is too tight or you are allergic to it, people wear those materials every day with no problems. ...Read more
Why do other people laugh at me when I work out in spandex at the gym, it's much more comfortable, why do they laugh?
Use: A tampon. It should keep you covered. ...Read more
My gf bought a spandex corset waist trainer. She was told she could sleep with it on but I don't think she should. Is it healthy?
No logic: Doubt that sleeping will achieve desired results, ...Read more
Can you get pregnant from grinding on each other with underwear on? I had pre-ejaculated in my underwear but not much. She had spandex on.
Making babies: This is not in any way how babies are made. No. ...Read more
Can I get pregnant if I was wearing spandex shorts and underwear and he was wearing underwear and shorts but soaked his shorts while dry humping?
Nope: No, you couldn't get pregnant as described. ...Read more
I've found "rubber shorts" on amazon. Many are made of spandex (some 20%, and 80% nylon or cotton). Is this an effective alternative to dental dams?
Boyfriend and I were dry humping I was fertile, wearng spandex shorts and panties he was in shorts and boxers he ejaculated in boxers could I be preg?
Very unlikely. ..: The described scenario poses an almost next-to-zero possibility to conceive, but known to us, no known contraceptive measures can offer 100% guaranty. So, exercise your best possible available precaution for safe sex so to avoid accidental pregnancy as much as you can. Remember: As long as being in life love game, accident dooms to happen no matter what; so, beware and be responsible for what may. ...Read more
Me and my bf were dry humping we both has our soccer pants (spandex) and underwear on neither of us came but could I get pregnant that way? I was wet
NO: It is impossible to become pregnant thru 2 layer of clothing ...Read more
Cause of rash 1st?: You must first determine if it is due to a sensitivity to a component of the spandex i.e., latex allergy/sensitivity or due to chaffing for the shear forces of the garment on the skin. In the former you must discontinue and consider topical antihistamines/corticosteroids. In the latter, consider powders or lotion. ...Read more
Can you get pregnant from dry humping? Had 4 layers on, boxers 100% cotton, soccer pants 100% polyester, spandex, and a thong. She was also ovulating.
Me and my bf dry humped but always with clothes, at least 3 layers between us but they were spandex could I get preg? My period is late : (
No: No. Your period is late for other reasons. ...Read more
Today I went to the docs. On the way home I noticed my butt wet. As I looked there was blood all over my butt. I was wearing spandex so it leaked through. I know this is from sitting on the hospital bed. This is from another person. Could I get HIV?!
No Link: There is no link between the type of bra that you wear and the development of breast cancer. ...Read more
I had a bartholin abscess in between my legs. I was told to wear cotton. I can't find 100% cotton. Includes spandex or/and nylon. Is that ok?
Underwear breathes: Mostly cotton underwear breathes well and will be fine. If you are resting at home, wearing loose shorts and no underwear is another alternative. ...Read more
I have had red bumps on my inner groin area for about two weeks now. I wear spandex everyday to workout in and sweat a lot. Could be possible std?
Prickly heat: Prickly heat from the sweating and blockage of sweat glands is a more likely explanation. It may help if you would use different attire that allows air circulation better that spandex does. If you have multiple sex partners, you may wish to see a doctor to get tested for STDs. ...Read more
Sneezing, runny nose: Itchy eyes, trouble breathing, or even an itrchy rash. If you are very allergic to cats, you can even just enter a room where a cat had been (ie. No longer present) and still feel symptoms. ...Read more
Antihistamine/Sprays: Allergy symptoms can include both nose and eye symptoms and include itching, watering, running, congestion, cough, post-nasal drip, and sneezing. OTC antihistamines, steroid nasal sprays, and antihistamine eye drops all help relieve allergy symptoms. Avoidance of triggers that make your allergies worse is also helpful. See an Allergist to determine exactly what you might be allergic to. ...Read more
Allergic rhinitis symptoms include sneezing, runny nose, nasal congestion, itchy nose or eyes, sinus pressure, tearing, red eyes, ear fullness, post-nasal drainage.
Allergic symptoms in the skin or lungs can manifest differently but usually when one asks about "allergy" symptoms it most commonly refers to rhinitis. ...Read more
Allergy to HIV meds: Drug allergies can occur to virtually any medication. The symptoms vary greatly. Rashes are a common sign of drug allergy, but so are joint pains and many other symptoms. Most reactions are side effects and not allergies. Here is wiki's index of which HIV medications cause which types of adverse symptoms and reactions. Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/management_of_hiv/aids#adverse_effects. ...Read more
Hmm. Is it Fluffy?: If truly from allergies, respiratory sx lasting that long means continued or repeated exposure, usually, unless secondary issue like sinusitis/cough/GERDVCD. In northern climates this time of year think indoor allergens: dust mites, molds, feathers, or pets with fur - dogs and cats, mostly. ...Read more
Runny Nose, Made Worse By Exposure To Allergen Or Irritants (Definition)
Runny nose, made worse by exposure to allergen or irritants ...Read more