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    Quote Originally Posted by GreenMama View Post
    I didn't know until I was a late teen (18-19?). My mum never taught me anything like that and guess what I was riddled with UTIs (didn't know what they were either :/). I'm an intelligent person and was mortified when I found out! It seems so obvious but I guess it was just habitual and I didn't know any different. So maybe these people telling you were unfortunate sods like me!
    Me too! I was soooo embarrassed to find out that I was doing it wrong, I had never thought about it and same as you green mama no one ever told me! In my case the UTIs got so bad I ended up with scar tissue on my uretas and then severe kidney infections, to the point where I was hospitalised multiple times.
    So to answer the op's question, unfortunately no it's not obvious for everyone but I'm glad I found out before having DD.

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    Quote Originally Posted by penny92 View Post
    I wipe exactly the same as you. Never had a UTI either. I reach between my legs to wipe. How is it even possible to reach behind your back LOL. I wipe separately also babyblu!
    For me it is not possible. My arms are disproportionately short so there is no way in a pink fit I could reach behind.


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    Quote Originally Posted by DesperatelySeekingSleep View Post
    Off topic. I got a new phone and am seeing lots more emoticons than u used to. I used to just see empty squares and stuff. Tell me more about these new things I am seeing please.
    All I see is squares.

    As to the op.. I wipe separately, front section and back.. I don't know why or how I'd do it at the same time. I'm pretty sure Mum told me to wipe front to back but I never did. It seems really wierd to me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DesperatelySeekingSleep View Post
    Off topic. I got a new phone and am seeing lots more emoticons than u used to. I used to just see empty squares and stuff. Tell me more about these new things I am seeing please.
    I'm an emoji addict! I even have Karl Largarfeld emojis! 😸👌👍💃👯🍫🎁🎉👻🎏🎎💝 ️📱📻📺💣💴🍸🍹🍷

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    Oh! Your playing that game? well I see those on my SAMSUNG! LOL

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    Ok, ok - just one more & I swear it's relevant to the topic ..... 💩

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    Quote Originally Posted by tadpoles View Post
    All I see is squares.

    As to the op.. I wipe separately, front section and back.. I don't know why or how I'd do it at the same time. I'm pretty sure Mum told me to wipe front to back but I never did. It seems really wierd to me.
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    I do the same! Seems weird to wipe wee over my butt, so yeah, I wipe the front and then wipe the back separately. I do the same with DD and will teach her to do it separately too. Feels wrong to do it all in one go.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hollywood View Post
    I do the same! Seems weird to wipe wee over my butt, so yeah, I wipe the front and then wipe the back separately. I do the same with DD and will teach her to do it separately too. Feels wrong to do it all in one go.
    I do this too. Always have

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    Quote Originally Posted by hopefulmama2b View Post
    I do this too. Always have

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    Me too. Front first, then back.


 

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