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is masturbation safe

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: The alleged dangers are part of the mythology of people who want to control your mind for their own reasons. It's almost universal, as a teen you will ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
That depends on how: It is done. Infection control or injury from angular objects or excessive force may occur.
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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Masturbation: Yes. It is both common, healthy and safe. Masturbation is a common and natural part of the human experience. Every man you know has or does masturbat ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not particularly: The process is a normal part of life for both genders. Many cultures frown on the activity and few discuss it openly.There is also an abundance of myt ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andras Koser
40 years experience Internal Medicine
No relationship: I hope you understant you will not get pregnant from masturbation. May be you just need to have more frequent intercourse.
A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
No : You run the risk of perforating your rectum.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: As long as you are not doing any physically harmful to yourself, it is perfectly safe and normal.
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
30 years experience Family Medicine
Safe: Masturbation is safe. The main negative consequence is that you could get a rash or irritation from rubbing up against the sheets. It could be probl ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Yes: You will not contract a sexually transmitted disease from enjoying your body. It will also not make you an unfit parent / spouse, a sexual cripple, fa ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Warren
40 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
What is this?: What is "anal masturbation?".
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Brown
44 years experience Gynecology
Masterbation: I really don't know of many times at all when masterbation is not safe. Getting familiar with your own body's sexual response is very helpful (as wel ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Once a day very safe: Convenient if you shower daily.

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