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Douche? adult content

Do you douche? I was told before that it's not really healthy to do, but they also discussed it after I gave birth and said it would be a good idea. So what's the deal?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:01 AM on Jun. 14, 2011 in Health

Answers (7)
  • No not good for you. Soap and water is always the best.
    gammie

    Answer by gammie at 11:03 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • Nope, never. MY OB says no as well.
    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 11:09 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • My OB/GYN.
    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 11:10 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • No I am surprised they said it would be good after birth, it kind of shoves all the bad stuff back up,,,did a doctor tell you this?
    kimigogo

    Answer by kimigogo at 11:12 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • No, I never have.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 11:12 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • Did they tell you to douche or did they say to squirt that water on your private area to help get all the junk off of there? I know after I had my kids I took a squeeze bottle full of warm ater to help with the hurting but never inside. Douching is not good for you.
    Moms_Angels1960

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 11:56 AM on Jun. 14, 2011

  • DO. NOT. DOUCHE. EVER. I think you are confusing the "sits bath" (mentioned above) which is squirting water in order to wash EXTERNALLY to keep your stitches clean.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 1:20 AM on Jun. 15, 2011

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