A 48-year-old member asked:
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do you think i should look into using an enama before having anal sex with my boyfriend?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Possibly! But!: It may be hygenically more comfortable for you and your partner, but your partner still must always use a condom, both for his and your protection!
Answered on Jul 13, 2013

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