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    Bowel accident clean up tip

    Another accident last night. Doesn't happen often but I was reminded that having done this for many (many!) years I had implemented a short cut which makes the clean up feel more manageable. I cut the underwear off and discard. Somehow this simple step makes a difference in how I feel about the process. Prior to this with the soaking etc needed to clean up the underwear for reuse it seemed more involved, grosser. So I throw this out for your consideration...

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    Brilliantly simple idea.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kelpa123 View Post
    Another accident last night. Doesn't happen often but I was reminded that having done this for many (many!) years I had implemented a short cut which makes the clean up feel more manageable. I cut the underwear off and discard. Somehow this simple step makes a difference in how I feel about the process. Prior to this with the soaking etc needed to clean up the underwear for reuse it seemed more involved, grosser. So I throw this out for your consideration...
    sounds like good advice, but i quit wearing underwear before my accident
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    I would recommend this Good tip to those who wear night pull ups as it does make a big difference in cleaning up .

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    Have done this a few times, works great!
    Shorts-$4.99
    Not having poo smeared from one end to the other-priceless
    c3/c4, injured 2007

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    Or this is how I look at it -
    Shorts- $4.99
    Retaining my sanity - priceless!

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    Underwear? I'm a quad....Quads don't wear underwear.

    Good tip, though!

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    My husband wears underwear. And when there is an accident, I am grateful that he does!

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    I do the same thing. A 4 pack of underwear at amazon is 12 bucks. If there is a "code brown" they go in the trash. I hadn't thought of cutting them off, that is a great idea! Thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Prerun View Post
    Underwear? I'm a quad....Quads don't wear underwear.

    Good tip, though!
    Huh? Sorry for the ignorance, why?

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