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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Safe for his health: Masturbation to relieve the constantly ongoing sperm production is safe for physical and psychological health; suppression may result in neurotic beh ... Read More

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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Friendly chat: Ask him why he feels sad after masturbating? Perhaps he is getting input from someone else who tells him it's a bad thing. Ask him if he has any worri ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience in Psychiatry
As above : Poor insight and judgement.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
47 years experience in Nephrology and Dialysis
Masturbation: It is normal for boys around 11 or 12 to touch themselves or masturbate almost to orgasm. Actual ejaculation does not occur until one to two years a ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Ignore it: Other than encouraging him to limit the activity to his private time,let him be.It is a normal part of emerging sexuality & more prevalent in earl ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Yes: Most of his 12 year old peers are as well. Congratulations on being a dad and watching your son grow up. This might be a great time to talk with him, ... Read More
A 9-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
No: He should be evaluated by his pediatrician to be treated.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: He can and he is. If its very often, like 10 times a day and persistent he may be dealing with excessive anxiety. Otherwise, i guess i would try to ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Won't happen: The sperm are not tolerant of the outside world enough to be part of this pregnancy myth. They will not somehow splash up and enter a woman and be abl ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Normal: Permission?: Masturbation is a normal part of maturation. No permission is needed and no harm can come from this. Normal steps?- it is part of growing up.
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