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Synonyms for douche

a small syringe with detachable nozzles


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irrigation with a jet of water or medicated solution into or around a body part (especially the vagina) to treat infections or cleanse from odorous contents

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direct a spray of water into a bodily cavity, for cleaning

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With douches we come across a lot of cultural issues about how women should smell and how women should take care of their body when it's not necessarily related to their health," says Ryann Nickerson, communications director for the Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR).
The timing of the release of the potato draft sequence is nice for the SolCAP project," Douches said.
good old fashioned douche, colon hydrotherapy fans report vast improvements in skin condition, hair lustre and cellulite.
We may feel embarrassed when a douche commercial comes on, but that's a concrete product.
What women usually got instead were commercially prepared douches and suppositories less effective than conventional methods of birth control.
Cliff gives us in Free Enterprise the unofficial story, drawing attention to the roles of women in national events and rendering the texture of everyday life: that women made diaphragms from eelskin and abortive douches from alum, pearlash, white oak bark, and red rose leaves; that the first leper colony was established in New Orleans, and how; that the breadfruit tree was imported from Tahiti to Jamaica to supply a cheap slave diet.
Les douches ainsi que les toilettes nouvellement construites sont un plus indeniables pour les estivants.
So avoid vaginal deodorants, chemical douches or sprays and antiseptics.
NutraMax is a leading consumer health care products company and the number one manufacturer and marketer of Store Brand Disposable Douches, ready-to-use Enemas, Pediatric Electrolyte Oral Maintenance Solutions, Disposable Baby Bottles, Cough Drops and Throat Lozenges.
Brodie adroitly shows how Poor tried to limit births in response to concerns about family finances, childbirth, and her children's health by concentrating sexual activity during what she considered the safe period (days 9 through 15 of the menstral cycle), and perhaps by using vaginal douches and delaying weaning.
Products such as douches or deodorant sprays that mask vaginal odor only serve to disguise symptoms and delay diagnosis and the proper treatment of BV.
Les actions d'amenagement portent sur la realisation d'acces aux plages, de l'eclairage public, de parkings, de douches, de kiosques, de postes en prefabrique pour la gendarmerie nationale et la protection civile et d'aires de repos et de jeux pour enfants, a-t-on precise.
Women who use the coil or douches to wash the vagina are most at risk.