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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No effect, but...: Teens grow to their max height when they have adequate nutritious foods, get enough exercise, sleep well, and are happy in mood. If masturbation does ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: This is a particularly cruel piece of disinformation used to frighten teenagers. I'm sorry that there are people in the world who will try to manipula ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Teens and sex: The large majority of doctors agree that it is normal human behavior to masturbate and have sex thoughts. Normal teenagers usually have large swings ... Read More
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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Why?: Masturbation and sex thoughts are both perfectly normal whatever anyone says to the contrary.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Almost nobody can: Anybody who tells you that you can, or that you should, is either misinformed or is trying to mislead you. Essentially all normally-masculinized teena ... Read More
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A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Masturbation: Nope. Not in any way. Masturbation, in general, has no negative health consequences.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not necessarily: However, anxiety levels could be heightened in someone who feels uncomfortable with the idea of masturbating but who still engages in the behavior (eg ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Ng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Nope: Masturbation has not been a cause of lbp unless there was trauma to the back during the actual act itself. Uti's or kidney infections are more common ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Delayed puberty: No, masturbation will not delay puberty, but it can cause testicular pain
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
No: Masturbation should not impede breast development.
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A male asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
35 years experience Urology
Not really: It will not affect physical growth. Not sure whether anyone knows how it affects psychological growth.
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