However, few studies have explored enema use practices. Through online surveys, we examined personal, behavioral, and environmental factors associated with enema use. Development and promotion of a non-damaging, non-water based enema specifically for use in anal sex is recommended. In addition, the seemingly contradictory recommendations that water-based lubricant is recommended for anal sex but water-based enemas are dangerous need to be reconciled into a single consistent message. Enema use or douching is an under-researched practice affecting the sexual health of men who have sex with men MSM.
Enemas and the People Who Love Them — OK Whatever
Enemas are used for a variety of reasons and in a number of settings - whether that's under the watchful eye of a medical professional, or your partner pre-sexual activity. Dr Mayoni Gooneratne, founder of The Clinic and a general surgeon, explains why you might want to use an enema for medical reasons. But usually, they cause a contraction of the rectum, that then causes it to empty and the patient to have a bowel movement,' says Gooneratne. It usually involves a tube and syringe containing the medicine that is then gently inserted into the anus. When the plunger is pressed, the medicine is pushed into the rectum where it can work. In medical situations, enemas are usually used for severe constipation, Gooneratne explains. They may also be used before procedures or operations that involve the doctor having to look at the rectum like a colonoscopy.
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The term klismaphilia was coined in by Dr. Joanne Denko, an early investigator in this field, to describe the activities of some of her patients,  whom she referred to as klismaphiliacs. Klismaphiles can gain satisfaction of enemas through fantasies, by actually receiving or giving one, or through the process of eliminating steps to being administered one e. An enema fetish may include the sexual attraction to the equipment, processes, environments, situations, or scenarios,  and some may be sexually aroused by the preparations, such as by the feel and smeil of a latex rubber or plastic syringe, by the smell of soapsuds enema solution, or by preparing the recipient. An enema can be an auxiliary to, or a substitute for, genital sexual activity.
Anal sex can be messy. This makes you more likely to get HIV or another STI because irritation makes it easier for infections to enter the bloodstream. So if a condom were to break during anal sex, your parched and thirsty colon will want to suck up other body fluids. Fortunately for all of us, there are some steps that you can take to clean yourself up before sex:. This small amount of water -- compared to an enema -- will not cause any damage and should remove any residue.