Douchie’s Guide to Butt Health
Your butt can be a source of pleasure, pain, anxiety and excitement. It’s part of your sexuality and your health. But when is the last time you had an open conversation about how your butt feels and works with a friend, lover, partner or hot hookup? How do you talk about your butt with your doctor or health care provider?
Douchie is here to take topics of butt health out of the closet. Douchie brings you info, advice & community conversations about everything from fissures to fisting. Find the tools and tips you need to keep your butt looking fresh and feeling great.
Top tips for more pleasurable bottoming
Bottoming can (and should) feel amazing—and there’s a lot you can do to improve your experience.
“Rammed hard and fast”: Here’s what you said about pain during anal
You told us—pain during anal sex can be mind-blowing. Here’s what you shared in our anonymous pain & sex survey.
Q&A: What causes bleeding & pain from your butt?
Pierre-Cédric Crouch, PhD, ANP-BC answers our burning questions about butt pain. Here’s what to do if you notice pain, swelling or blood.
A reality check (and resources!) on all things anal cancer
If it’s a bump, or some bleeding, it might be a hemorrhoid or a fissure from a particularly...
Anal fissures are treatable
Don’t suffer in silence if you’re experiencing sharp, stabbing pain when you bottom or...
Anal douching safety tips
Douchie brings butt health & happiness out of the closet so you can care for your butt in...
Better conversations about our butts
Joshua O’Neal shares results from a community survey about seeking health care for anal health issues, and why it’s crucial to speak up for better butt care.
My experience with anal warts
Michael offers his perspective on what it’s like to have anal warts as someone who loves to bottom, and the importance of finding non-judgmental, proactive care.
Expert advice: 8 steps for first-time fisters
A big part of fisting is intuition and instinct. But there are a few things you can do to make your fisting experiences more enjoyable.
How to Booty Bump Better
Substance use counselor Jeremy Prillwitz shares what we know about booty bumping, the risks and potential harms, and how to booty bump more safely.
Here are the results of the anal douching survey in San Francisco
Respondents said, “careful with that shower shot,” and gave other useful douching advice.