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What are the effects of excessive masturbation?

What are the effects of excessive masturbation?

Excessive: masturbation can cause you to focus on sexual pleasure to the point that you ignore other important aspects of your life. ...Read more

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What injuries would be due to excessive masturbation?

What injuries would be due to excessive masturbation?

Here are some...: No obvious injury, but the process of over-draining energy & ability will affect personal performance of daily living. To help address these related issues, please take time/ patience to peruse articles in or listed in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter05.html, http://formefirst.com/eBlogList.html, & the Facts of Life-1,2,&3 by clicking corresponding BUTTON on the left of HOME of www.formefirst.com ...Read more

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Can you please explain why excessive masturbation is bad?

Can you please explain why excessive masturbation is bad?

Excessive?: I wouldn't put a value judgment ("bad") on it, but how much time are you spending masturbating daily or weekly? Is this to porn? Are you able to relate intimately or sexually with live partners? Is your masturbation interfering with your work, other hobbies, family, taking care of your home, eating healthily, exercising, spiritual practice, etc? If so, it could be an addiction, and needs help. ...Read more

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What is it about excessive masturbation that makes it bad?

What is it about excessive masturbation that makes it bad?

Only if....: Common sense. If you are in the grip of an obsession with erotica that's interfering with your making friends, fulfilling what you need to do as a spouse, enjoying other activities, or getting your work done, you may need a low dose of medicine and/or some insight/behavioral therapy. Otherwise, this isn't something you can do to excess -- unlike eating, drinking, or scratching, it's self-limiting. ...Read more

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I was wondering is excessive masturbation bad for your health?

I was wondering is excessive masturbation bad for your health?

What's excessive?: It becomes a problem if, and only if, you're so focused on enjoying your body and on human sexuality that you're missing out on other things in life that you should be doing -- being with people, learning, working. You'll know whether this is true for you. Fantasy is a dead end, while there are people around you -- perhaps without perfect bodies -- but far better for you to befriend ; maybe love. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is excessive masturbation bad for your health?

Can you tell me is excessive masturbation bad for your health?

No: Only if you're obsessed with erotica to the point that you're missing out on the other good things in life is it a problem. It will not make you short, fat, hairy, bald, smooth, pimply, stupid, an unfit parent, unspiritual, or infertile. This is all junk that people make up to frighten you. I'm sorry there are people like this. Enjoy yourself and when it comes time for love, be responsible. ...Read more

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What is the bad effect of excessive masturbation (over 10x) per day?

What is the bad effect of excessive masturbation (over 10x) per day?

Marathon man : Thats a lot, but there are no negative biological consequences. If activity is occurring 10 times a day, it's taking up a lot of time. Is there a sexual addiction going on here? Usually a person has many other things to occupy them, so again this seems a bit excessive. People of minimal mental capacity tend to masturbate frequently. If this isn't the case, just ignore it unless it's disruptive. ...Read more

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Could excessive masturbation be a sign of a mental or physical condition?

What's excessive?: It becomes excessive only when it consumes so much time that you miss other important aspects of life, or the imagery / act becomes obsessive. Only you can tell if your life is going off-course and this is an unwanted behavior unlike what your friends have. Talk with a few friends, your physician, and perhaps even a parent (!) and decide if it's interfering with a good life. ...Read more

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Is excessive masturbation bad for you and if so what are the effects of it?

Nothing specific: Masturbation is a normal part of human exiatance.Some cultures frown on the process ; most seldom discuss it openly. If anyone does so to the exclusion of interacting with people ; pursuing age ; peer related activities, it can interfere with normal emotional growth, as any preoccupation might. For most, it is simply part of their life. ...Read more

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