If you thought that incontinence strikes only the elderly and the ageing, you are sadly mistaken. Incontinence can strike young people with active lifestyle.
The thought of wearing adult diapers could be unsettling and extremely disturbing if you work fulltime. After all, you are involved in meetings, presentations, client luncheons and much more.
Think about it the stains or wet pants in the office.
How would you manage without diapers? How do you prevent such accidents from taking place? How do you draw a line between what’s personal and what’s not at work.
Here are few tips to help you overcome incontinence at work
Rely on the best adult diapers
Always use the best disposable adult diapers to control large amount of urine leakage for long time periods. With the rapid advancements in technology, adult diapers keep the wearer dry for extended time period and does not need frequent changes. Highly absorbent adult diapers will help you tackle client meetings with confidence.
Think about odor
Incontinence is not just about leaks, it is also about foul odor. In some cases odor urine odor removal sprays are extremely helpful when dealing with incontinence as they absorb odor. Odor can be the result of urinary incontinence when urine or stool comes in contact with or remains on the skin.
When you consume water the very purpose of wearing a diaper in the first place gets defeated. Right?
Well, you are mistaken. Contrary to popular belief having the right amount of water will keep you hydrated and prevent your urine from getting concentrated as well as emit foul odor. However, excessive amount of fluid intake might increase the chance of leakage. Coffee is known to trigger accidents due to incontinence.
Think dark shades, stay safe
Dark colored formal trousers/skirts should be your preferred clothing. This is your best bet against accidental leaks and stains at work. Always avoid light color pants that are likely to show stains. Before you start your day at work, try out various options in your wardrobe such as low waists and check for yourself how well adult diapers get concealed.
Watch the Clock and train your bladder
In case you face urge incontinence, training your bladder can help you increase the time interval between toilet visits. The time between toilet breaks gets longer by focusing on letting the urge to urinate pass. The ultimate goal is to train your bladder to go to washroom every four hours instead of two hours.
Drawing a line…
Incontinence is a personal problem. But how do you deal with it at work? There is a thin line that separates professional from personal. It is important to talk with your boss and explain the fact that you have a medical problem that needs treatment. You need to inform your boss if you get up every two hours. It is equally important to select incontinence products that prevent accidents and save you from embarrassment among your coworkers.