To be clear, those in the ABDL community are not interested in sexual contact with children or babies, as some people mistakenly believe, but are interested in items and activities related to behaving like or pretending to be children. Saying that people who identify as ABDL are misunderstood and maligned would be a colossal understatement. For those reasons, the mere existence of Tykables, which offers all three, is something of a marvel.
Paraphilic infantilismalso known as autonepiophilia,  psychosexual infantilism and adult baby syndrome  is a sexual fetish that involves role-playing a regression to an infant -like state. There is no recognized etiology for infantilism and there is little research done on the subject. It has been linked to masochism and a variety of other paraphilias.
A 24 year-old photographer lives as a full-time adult baby — and even poops and pees in special adult baby diapers he buys online. The snapper, called David, embraced the adult baby diaper lover ABDL community five years ago after a tough childhood which saw his parents abandon him aged five. David, who lives in a southern US state, spent 13 years in care, and says spending his days eating baby food, watching cartoons and playing with toys helps soothe the trauma of that difficult time.
Diaper rash can affect anyone wearing diapers or incontinence briefs, including adults, babies, and toddlers. Symptoms in adults are the same as symptoms seen in babies and toddlers, and may include a pink-to-red colored rash, or peeling or irritated looking skin. Diaper rash is commonly caused by infrequent diaper changes, which can lead to irritation from chemicals found in urine and stool. It may also be caused by an allergic reaction, or a yeast or fungal infection.
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Diaper rash diaper dermatitis is a skin problem caused by the skin staying wet, rubbing from the diaper, and contact with chemicals in the urine and stool. The skin may look red, raw, scalded, or burned. While a diaper rash is uncomfortable, generally it is not a serious problem.
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If you want to act like a baby again, play with smooth, rounded objects like plastic rings and building blocks, or with toys that make noise like rattles and bells. To get yourself into a more baby-like mindset, watch baby shows on TV, use a pacifier, and drink from a baby bottle if you can. Go back to crying.
Adult diaper rash symptoms typically present as irritated looking skin and can be very uncomfortable. Irritation is caused by a combination of factors, including dampness, chaffing of the skin, and a warm and moist environment. It can also be caused by a fungal or bacterial infection, although that is rare.