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does masturbating speed up puberty

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
If you do: You will sacrifice ultimate height. Your age is stated as 38, that's a very late bloomer. You need to check w/your doctor -- or pediatrician if you a ... Read More
Dr. Alan Levine
33 years experience Pediatrics
Why?: If you are a late bloomer, there is no need to speed up puberty. You will attain your predicted height .
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Time for consult: Any male that has not had obvious pubertal changes by 14 and is not then progressing thru puberty should be evaluated by a pediatric endocrinologist. ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Levine
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but............: There are medications that can do this, but the bigger question is: why would you want to? Bringing on puberty early is not without significant physic ... Read More
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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Time....unless: Your puberty does not start beyond what is expected for age/gender (males can be late up to 16 or 17yrs whereas females are considered late if no sexu ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: For kids who lag behind their peer group to a noticable degree, a pediatric endocrinologist can sometimes design a program of hormone treatments to ki ... Read More
A 17-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
??????????: To get the most from this site you need to provide adequate background to support your question.Here you do not list your sex, why you believe you hav ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shontae Buffington
16 years experience Pediatrics
Nothing can rush it: You can not rush puberty. If your father went through puberty late you probably will too. At this stage I would at least see your pediatrician to det ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: Bad nutrition and lack of exercise can impair growth, while good nutrition and moderate exercise permits you to grow to your potential height. Extra w ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Puberty: Hormones play a role in all of your questions and most outcomes will be determined by genetics. No reason to try and change your child's normal devel ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Be careful!: Testosterone is one of the many hormones and chemicals that stimulate physical development during puberty. How these chemicals work together is very ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Doesn't happen: You don't increase your testosterone naturally by exercise or store bought supplements (fake hype). Your testosterone level is driven by genetic & ... Read More
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