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is it necessary to wear jockstrap while lifting weights?

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Dr. Ronan Monsef
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Not necessary. Perhaps a weight lifting belt.
Answered on Jun 24, 2017
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Personal preference.: Unless trying to conceive, "tighty whities" or jock strap vs boxers or commando are all personal choice have at it.
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