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Excessive masturbation and prostatitis

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
No: There's no connection. It might even help.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
No: Trying to go for long periods of time without an ejaculation is one cause of prostate problems in younger guys.

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Giunta
Family Medicine 54 years experience
Yes: The excessive handling of penis can cause a urethritis and the infect prostrate.
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
What is excessive?: Ten times a day? This will vary from individual to individual and depend upon the manner in which you are doing this. Doubt this is likely to produc... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
Urology 36 years experience
Prostatitis: No. Quite the contrary. Frequent ejaculations are helpful in clearing chronic prostatitis.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
Dentistry 39 years experience
NOT LIKELY: Prostatitis symptoms are pain, urination problems, sexual dysfunction, general health problems like feeling tired. Don't think you qualify.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Nothing specific: Masturbation is a normal part of human exiatance.Some cultures frown on the process ; most seldom discuss it openly. If anyone does so to the exclusio... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
No: If you're rough-and-tumble with yourself and you don't have good support of your testes and their attachments, you may end up getting sore. By contras... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Samuel Lee
Urology 31 years experience
No: There are some yoga techniques or Kegel exercise programs for men that allegedly improves prostate health. Rectal spasm may be a sign of prostatitis
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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No.: There is no link between the frequency of masturbation and height, either in boys of girls.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Based on the sequence of events, just be off masturbation and allow time and patience for the body to undergo self-healing process, i.e., the best sur... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Not physical: Generally, entertaining yourself is a good thing; it keeps you comfortable and lets you focus on regular activities, and you learn about your mind and... Read More

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