I never knew this; that pregnant mothers could be having difficulty wiping their butts after emptying their bowels but after my wife was pregnant with our second born son and she either kept in there for too long or came tired and a little bit frustrated after a visit to the washroom, it is then that it dawned on me; she was finding it a tough olympic sport to wipe her butt. After going to the toilet she also made sure to go to the tub and clean and I wondered whether she was remaining with some poop after bowel emptying. Let me admit this, it was kinda awkward to ask her what was amiss.
This is kind of a shitty subject to write about but one that seriously needs to be addressed. I mean, who does that? Apparently a lot of people do because I see it quite often.
Keeping clean after a bowel movement and washing hands is important for preventing the spread of bacteria and preventing odor. For most people who have solid bowel movements that are easily passed, this will mean wiping with toilet tissue. In other cases, it might help to use other products such as a bidet, a toilet sprayer, or wet wipes.
Anal hygieneor anal cleansingrefers to hygienic practices that are performed on a person's anususually shortly after defecation. The anus and buttocks may be washed or wiped typically with toilet paper or wet wipes in order to remove remnants of fecal matter. In Muslim and Hindu cultures, as well as in Southeast Asia and Southern Europewater is usually used for anal cleansing—using a jet, as with a bidetor most commonly using the hand.
When it comes to universal human activities, nothing is more overlooked than post-defecation clean up. But does everyone perform this common behavior the same way? Of course not.
Curtis Asbury, MD sees it all the time. Peering into their sore bottom, Asbury nods solemnly, then delivers news most people never expect to hear. A dermatologist practicing in Selbyville, Delaware, Asbury has seen an uptick in the number of people coming in expressing dissatisfaction with their rectal hygiene.
If you feel a little bit clueless as to how exactly to keep things clean between the cheeks from wipe to wash, you're not alone. According to Reddit usersplenty of people actually don't know how to keep their downstairs squeaky clean. Yes, it's really that bad.
Comfort fox staff July 27, April 15, Butt Wipers. Most people think that wiping the butt is actually an easy task. However, resent research shows that most of us do it all wrong!