Incontinence suffers have many options if they need to buy adult diapers. Disposable adult diapers are available at all discount stores and pharmacies. Many of these stores also carry cloth adult diapers and the plastic pant covers. It is usually easier, however, to mail order or order online the cloth diapers from specialty shops.

Some incontinent people are embarrassed about buying adult diapers. Western society has always attached a social stigma to the loss of bladder control and linked it to a general loss of bodily control in old age. Although most of us are aware that incontinence is a sign of an underlying medical issue, the stigma remains. For those who are embarrassed to buy adult diapers from a retail store, online ordering may be a wonderful alternative.

You can buy adult diapers from a variety of online sources. A simple Google search will yield hundreds, if not thousands of results. Nearly all manufacturers of disposable diapers offer the same quality, although users will undoubtedly have their favorite brand that they claim has superior absorption.

When you first decide to buy adult diapers, keep in mind that you need a combination of key components to be a satisfied customer. Firstly, if you choose a disposable diaper, ask your doctor what degree of absorption you need. If you only have mild-to-moderate incontinence, you may not need a highly absorptive diaper. The adult diapers you buy should fit snugly without being too tight or uncomfortable. The diaper should have elastic legs that can further prevent leakage problems.

Your doctor may be able to recommend a good place to buy adult diapers. You can certainly purchase them at discount retailers and medical shops, or you can choose to discretely purchase them from online retailers. If you decide to use cloth diapers and plastic covers, you will either need to purchase them online, through mail order or a specialty shop, as most American retailers do not carry the cloth version of the adult diaper.