Anal penetration can also weaken these muscles over time, especially if you’re being penetrated by a large object, such as a large penis or a hand, like in anal fisting.
When these muscles are weakened or damaged, fecal incontinence can result, but also rectal prolapse or hemorrhoids.
"You want to use soap and water and regular toilet paper instead." If you have a particularly sensitive bum, use a mild soap with no added perfumes.
Baby wipes aren't just bad for the plumbing, they can be bad for your butt too."A lot of people get allergic reactions and contact dermatitis from baby wipes," Green says.
Some gastroenterologists are also using colon capsule endoscopy to screen for colorectal abnormalities such as polyps and precancerous neoplasms.