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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
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

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
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
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
That depends on how: It is done. Infection control or injury from angular objects or excessive force may occur.
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
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
A male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
No : You run the risk of perforating your rectum.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Yes: As long as you are not doing any physically harmful to yourself, it is perfectly safe and normal.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Self pleasure: Yes, of course. The only real risk would be trauma if not careful and the rare event that the ax toy gets lost in the rectum.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine 30 years experience
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
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: Specific study to address specific concern as asked is lacking; in fact, not everything coming off the head has a yes-or-no answer. Considering sacred... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Brown
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Maybe give it a rest: Your body's pain response should not be ignored in this case. Lay off the masturbation until after the surgery when you're all healed up.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andras Koser
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
No relationship: I hope you understant you will not get pregnant from masturbation. May be you just need to have more frequent intercourse.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Depends: Clitoral stimulation is safe, Do not insert stuff into your vagina for 4-6 six weeks. Have a healthy diet, exercise, drink plenty of water, have safe ... Read More

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