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douche

1. a stream of water or air directed onto the body surface or into a body cavity, for cleansing or medical purposes
2. the application of such a stream of water or air
3. an instrument, such as a special syringe, for applying a douche
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It was found out that women who tend to douche their vagina at least once a week have a harder time trying to get pregnant than those who don't douche.
Dr Gunter points out that douches are unnecessary as vaginas are designed to clean themselves.
Le prsent march de travaux a pour objet la production et la distribution d~eau chaude sanitaire destine alimenter les six douches de la salle des sports du centre Assas de l~Universit Panthon Assas Paris II.
Despite the adverse and harmful effects, many women accept VD as a normal and healthy activity for the maintenance of hygiene and continue to douche.It has been noted in some studies in Turkey that the prevalence of VD varies between 38.6% and 80.7%.1,2,15-19 It has also been indicated in international studies that the ratio was between 32% and 76%.4-6,8-10,12,13,20-23
Feminine Hygiene--Selected Categories * DRUG STORES Dollar Dollar Unit Unit sales sales sales sales (000) % change (000) % change Sanitary napkins/liners $79,698 +3.8% 15,803 -2.2% Tampons $63,802 +3.6% 9,236 -2.5% Vaginal treatments $33,096 +0.5% 1,934 -2.0% Feminine hygiene treatments $15,003 +16.5% 2,587 +2.1% Douches $2,262 -7.7% 673 -12.3% MULTICHANNEL ** Dollar Dollar Unit Unit sales sales sales sales (000) % change (000) % change Sanitary napkins/liners $382,030 +3.0% 91,525 +0.9% Tampons $234,737 +1.7% 40,578 -0.4% Vaginal treatments $64,885 +1.0% 4,904 +0.2% Feminine hygiene treatments $62,013 +15.2% 16,491 +6.2% Douches $10,946 -5.0% 4,636 -9.2% Source: IRI * For 12 weeks ended November 29,2015.
[beaucoup moins que]Vous savez bien que l'hopital Rabta a Tunis revet une importance, c'est pourquoi nous allons poursuivre l'entretien de l'etablissementet l'amelioration de la qualite des services hospitaliers[beaucoup plus grand que], a-t-il souligne, ajoutant qu'a partir du lundi prochain, des travaux de renovation des douches debuteront grace a l'aide d'un jeune entrepreneur tunisien.
Researchers conducted a cross-sectional study on 739 women (aged 20-49) from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2001-2004 to examine the association between use of feminine hygiene products (tampons, sanitary napkins, vaginal douches, feminine spray, feminine powder, and feminine wipes/towelettes) with urinary concentrations of monoethyl phthalate (MEP) and mono-n-butyl phthalate (MnBP), metabolites of DEP and DBP, respectively.
Les douches ainsi que les toilettes nouvellement construites sont un plus indeniables pour les estivants.
And while nearly all women use tampons and sanitary pads, black and Latina women use douches, wipes, powders, and deodorizers more often than women of other races, putting them at greater risk of potential chemical exposures.
Although best known for its douches, Summer's Eve also makes cleansing wipes and washes that are pH-balanced for use in the vaginal area, as well as a deodorant spray and a vagina-friendly bath and shower gel.
Dr Darwish mentioned that there has been a wrong concept common among obstetricians who have urged women patients to use vaginal douches. Thus, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has been recommending since the 1990s avoiding the use of vaginal douche other than in certain cases of disease, he pointed out.
Besides, Antwerp will offer additional cycle facilities, such as rainwear and douches, to trigger sustainable mobility.