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does masterbating lower testosterone levels

A 17-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
No: No
Dr. John Berryman
54 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Masturbation: Masturbation has no effect on either testosterone or estrogen. These hormones in both males and females are controlled by a center in the brain (pitui ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
23 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Masturbation is: normal, healthy, and natural. It does not cause any negative effects on your muscles or testosterone levels. In fact, boys who masturbate a lot may ha ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: It's "excessive" when you're missing school / work / appointments / parties. Serum testosterone's perhaps low if you're not getting good erections app ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
See answer: Though other things may rise or fall, ejaculation, either via sexual activity or masturbation, will not affect one's testosterone level(s). A single b ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
Not significantly : no compelling evidence that testosterone levels rise or fall significantly based on ejaculation frequency
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Masturbation will not deplete your sex hormone levels. This is due to another medical cause that needs to be looked at.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
No/no: If anything any sexual activity partner or solo may stimulate testosterone. The only downside is if you expend too much energy on sex you may not ha ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Sexuality: Masturbation is a choice and can become a habit and even an obsession. Nothing forces one to be sexual. It is also not likely that your testosteron ... Read More
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