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What kind of underwear do most teens wear?

What kind of underwear do most teens wear?

None in particular: They wear all kinds. Boxers seem popular, briefs seem popular. Some wear none at all. Wear what you like and make you comfortable and make you feel right about yourself. ...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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Is it safe to wear polyester underwear?

Is it safe to wear polyester underwear?

Probably yes: Recommended is cotton, polyester helps retain moisture which can in time cause skin fungal infections. ...Read more

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Is there any tips on good diets for type 1 diabetic teens?

Is there any tips on good diets for type 1 diabetic teens?

Diet for diabetes: Healty diet with lots of fruits and vegetables, berries blue berries, very lean meat-small amounts, wild salmon or sardines, lots of salads, and only oil use should be extra virgin olive oil. Keep sugars very low. Learn about low glycemic foods (google it). No soda or diet drinks. Walnuts and almonds are good snacks. Avoid cheese and whole milk. Use skim milk. Keep weight normal. ...Read more

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How safe is it to wear underwear straight out of the package before washing them first?

How safe is it to wear underwear straight out of the package before washing them first?

I'd wash it first: While it's not terribly dangerous to wear underwear directly out of a package, some people may develop rashes/reactions to the new material due to chemicals used in the processing. It is always a good idea to wash them first but if you don't have the opportunity to do so in a pinch, it probably won't hurt you. ...Read more

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Is okay not to wear underwear for a girl?

Is okay not to wear underwear for a girl?

Personal issue: This would be a practice more likely to spread germs like e.coli to surfaces someone sits on but beyond a general health issue it is personal. In some cultures it would be considered an invitation to sexual promiscuity. ...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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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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Which type of cancer can female teens get?

Which type of cancer can female teens get?

Several types...: Cancer is not common in teenagers, but when young people are diagnosed with malignancies there are some types that are seen more commonly than others. These include:
leukemias / lymphomas (certain blood cancers),
brain tumors,
germ cell tumors,
and some sarcomas.
Hope that is information is helpful. ...Read more

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Are contact lenses unsafe for kids and teens to wear?

Are contact lenses unsafe for kids and teens to wear?

Not necessarily: Contact lenses can be worn safely in children as long as they are handled appropriately, are cleaned regularly, and are removed as directed by an eye doctor. You should weigh the ability of your child (and you) to properly care for the lenses and the potential risk of infection against their discomfort and social stigma from wearing glasses when deciding whether to allow them to use contacts. ...Read more

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I have hydrocephalus. Suffering from incontence should I wear depends underwear?

I have hydrocephalus. Suffering from incontence should I wear depends underwear?

Depends on cause: Hydrocephalus does not cause incontinence. If you have poor bladder control, you need to find out the cause. Is there a defect in nerve control of the bladder? Is there a defect in ureters or bladder sphincters? Do you have recurrent infections? Is the bladder spastic or flaccid? Is there reflux? A thorough medical and urologic evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have watery discharge every single day? I have to wear liners or else I'll get my underwear very wet.

Is it normal to have watery discharge every single day? I have to wear liners or else I'll get my underwear very wet.

Watery discharge: No, that is not normal or typical. It could be normal for you. I recommend you see your gynecologist or family doctor and find out if it is a problem or not. ...Read more

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Can I get hpv from a friend by wearing there used shorts, since they did not have underwear. I'm worry that I can get it since I didn't wear underwear?

Can I get hpv from a friend by wearing there used shorts, since they did not have underwear. I'm worry that I can get it since I didn't wear underwear?

No risk, no worry: HPV is not transmitted by indirect contact, e.g. by clothing, contaminated toilets or towels, etc. Only by direct contact, i.e. sexually. Don't worry at all about this. ...Read more

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Having itchyness under my pinnes that won't go away even with lotion when I wear underwear it start to itch and have to put lotion for it to not itch anymore

Having itchyness under my pinnes that won't go away even with lotion when I wear underwear it start to itch and have to put lotion for it to not itch anymore

You: You may be allergic to the detergent you are washing your underwear with; or if you are wearing new underwear made out of a different type of fabric that you normally use, that could be the cause. Lastly consider jock itch. You could try an over the counter anti-fungal cream like clotrimazole. If no relief visit a medical professional.
Best of luck. ...Read more

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A couple days ago I had thick white discharge in my underwear kind of like a paste, what could it be?

A couple days ago I had thick white discharge in my underwear kind of like a paste, what could it be?

It's difficult to: Determine. Yeast infections could potentially cause this. If it persists see your ob-gyn or primary provider. ...Read more