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Are absorbent undergarments and pads a solution for overactive bladder?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Medicine
There are many different types of clothes and products available for men and women with overactive bladder. These include absorbent undergarments, such as underwear, briefs, and pads. Undergarments should be selected for their comfort, fit, and absorbency. These products absorb moisture from the body.

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