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Is masturbation harmful

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Physical safety: Masturbation is not normally harmful to physical health. However, if one is underlubricated, overly aggressive or uses objects which are contaminated ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Physical health: Masturbation is not normally harmful to physical health. However, if one is overly vigorous/ forceful or uses objects which are contaminated or shaped ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
No: No.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
19 years experience Urology
No: No.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Is Masturbation bad?: No. Period. There is no health reason to not masturbate. Nearly all humans do masturbate or have masturbated. This is part of human sexuality ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience General Practice
Not harmful: It is not harmful. There is no definition of what is excessive.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Absolutely not: Enjoy!
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Masturbation should be harmless to the body as long as he or she does not use too much force or friction on his or her genitals. One should realize th ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: The way you pose the question suggests that nothing i can say after a life in medicine will "settle this". But it won't make you short, stupid, fat, h ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Daily sex: too much?: Nope. It is honestly as simple as that. There are no rules. Just be kind to yourself. This is one of the gifts of being alive and human.
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