A member asked:

So i can just masturbate everyday after i workout?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Masturbation: From a medical standpoint, that is fine.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Hello, i will like to ask that will masturbating effect by muscles and workouts?
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 75 years experience
No: It is normal but don't overdo it because it may cause fatigue.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
I do home work out, and sometimes I can't resist myself to do masturbate (twice a month), I am 21 years old, does it effect my workout performance or my sexual performance? Please guide in this regards, thanks
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Not normally: Normal masturbation does not cause damage. Likewise, normal sexual intercourse does not cause damage. That means using good technique, and of course, ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Will masturbating after a workout affect my muscle gains?
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
No.: Masturbation has no effect on muscle gain or loss.
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Provided original answer
Unless of course, you masturbated while doing a one-armed handstand for at least 6 hours 5-7 days a week, then you would increase muscle mass in several major muscle groups. Or some other equally vigorous accompanying activity.
Oct 7, 2015
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Provided original answer
Thanks for the Thank You note! It was kind of you to send it.
Feb 12, 2020
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Provided original answer
Thanks for the Thank You note. Keep working out!
Aug 28, 2020
A 18-year-old male asked:
I used to masturbate after 2 days is this gud for me as I am a workout guy I do running dumbell pickups and mma training?
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 30 years experience
Masturbation: Normal: Do do not see a question here. Masturbation is a normal, natural and common part of the human experience. There are no medical or health consequence... Read More
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