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A 20-year-old male asked:

How can overmasturbation affect your health. i masturbate about 8 or more times a day. :(?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
This may be: a bit on the addictive side. It can prevent you for doing other important things in life if too much time is tied up with masturbating.
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A 20-year-old male asked:

How Can overmasturbation affect your health? I masturbate about 10 or more times a day

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
For one thing: it could cause your penis to become raw. If it interferes with activities of daily living - it could be an addiction.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Im boy, 19. Before i used to masturbate thrice a week, but now Im masturbating nearly 6 times a day. Will this effect my health? What is number count for masturbating in a week?
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
There is no set or recommended number, however 6 times a day is excessive. You need to look for other pleasurable activities. For healthy diet: http:/... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
I was addiction to the masturbation for almost 3 or 4 years and i leave that bad habit . Now i am facing a lot night falls 3 or 4 times a week. Thats why my physical health is going down day by day . My age is 18 and i am still skinny.I am very week?
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
It’s not clear from your question exactly what is going on here. If you are saying that you are falling at night, that is not related to your history ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
I masturbates five times a week..Is it have any bad effects on my health.
Dr. Cyma Khalily
Psychiatry 37 years experience
PROBABLY NORMAL: Should not be a problem . Common for a male your age.Stosterone.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
What to do if i masturbated 7 times in last 20 hours will it affect on my health?
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Although 'fatigue' might be a factor.
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Dr. Neal Kraus
Dr. Neal Kraus commented
Hospital-based practice 13 years experience
You may also grow hairy palms and go blind.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Please advise if it's good for your mental health to masturbate up to seven times daily ?
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Far too much: Once a day or occasionally twice a day should suffice. 7x a day means you are spending far too much time masturbating when you could be occupied more ... Read More
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Last updated Nov 24, 2016

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