Swimming is a great form of exercise for man and women, young and old. For those who suffer from fecal incontinence swimming using their regular incontinence product in the water is not an option. A regular diaper or disposable absorbent underwear cannot be submerge in water because it will fill with water and become saturated. Tranquility Swimmates Disposable Swimwear is a pull-on style product made for use in the water. It can be subtly worn under a bathing suit as it is designed to have minimal swelling, it contains bowel incontinence through the use of Kufguards and the tear away side seams make removal quick and easy.
Also available are the Gabby’s Washable Swim Diapers, which are a great solution for the swimmer with bowel incontinence. In the swimming pool, hot tub or at the beach, Gabby’s Washable Swim Diapers may be worn alone or under a swimsuit. The outer layer is 100% Nylon and the inner layer 100% cotton flannelette, which allows for more comfort and durability. They contain solids while allowing liquids to sieve through, but will not fill with air and balloon out or absorb large amounts of water.
Products like Gabby’s are required by facilities across the country and meets or exceeds health regulations for pool operators.
These products are not suitable for those with chronic diarrhea.