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Female Masterbation Benefits
None: It's natural and usually enjoyable, but there are no health benefits. ...Read more
Normal: You'll learn about your mind and body to prepare you for marriage and fatherhood. You'll have fun, keep the pressure down, be able to focus on other stuff you need to do. Vary your technique -- different partners are very different. If you find you're obsessed with erotica to interfere with what you need to do otherwise, we can help. Lock the door. Embrace being a man. ...Read more
Basic stuff: Essential all men and a majority of women enjoy their bodies while alone once they're reached puberty. Most young men trying for "total sexual sobriety" won't be able to get to sleep after a few days, let alone stay focused on study. You learn about your body and mind in preparation for adult roles. Vary your technique ; maybe think about that one special person that's in your future. ...Read more
Of course!: The short answer is yes, and really the chinese medicine philosophy of everything in moderation should be followed here. People often think that if a little is good, more is better. So, orgasms can be good for you because they help your hormones and relax your body but overdoing it would be fatiguing. ...Read more
See answer: Despite the many taboos and unfounded myths, the bottom line is: masturbation is part of a healthy sex life, totally safe and harmless, and practiced by >90% of men and women. Among reported benefits: the safest kind of sex keeping you free of STD, a great form of stress relief, a mood booster in releasing endorphins, a natural sleep sedative, good for prostate health and immune system, etc. ...Read more
Education: I suggest you learn about your anatomy and explore your body with that knowledge and on your own terms. ...Read more
Feeling good?: I suppose that is one benefit. I am unaware of any negative physiologic effects although I am afraid there are some who would object on moral grounds. I pay them no attention. ...Read more
What are the best benefits of quitting masturbation as a teenage guy, and how do you actually do it?
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 teenaged guys entertain themselves. It keeps you comfortable, lets you focus on the other things you need to do, and helps you learn about your mind & body to prepare you for adult life. Think for yourself and embrace who you are. ...Read more
Do yu advice to masturbate once per week? And what are the benefits of stopping masturbation? Thank you
More often unless...:
Research shows that men who ejaculate 21 times or more per month have 33% lower risk of prostate cancer than men who ejaculate 4-7 times a month. If you have a sexual partner there is no need to masturbate but otherwise 4-5 times a week may be beneficial.
The only benefit is that some people feel that not masturbating/ejaculating has spiritual benefits, but there are no scientific studies on this. ...Read more
Yes, and normal!: The only side affect is irritation at the clitorial area if done very often. If mastrubation is an obsessive thought contact a psychologist or other health care provider for further advice. ...Read more
Sir I do masturbation almost daily is it gud or bad. Side efct and benefit of masurbation. How much I enough in one weak.
I am scared that my masturbation activity is making me skinny. I want. To become healthy plesse can u suggest me my benefit?
Does masturbation cause any damage to Hymen layer in female? How should I prove my partner I am a virgin? Is masturbation equals to sex with some one
See answer: Masturbation by stimulation of the clitoris will not damage the hymen. While the presence of an intact hymen is the most reliable indication of virginity, the absence of a hymen does not prove a female is not a virgin for a variety of possible reasons. Masturbation vs sex with a partner are similar (?? identical) physiologically but different emotional and physical experiences. ...Read more
I have problem of doing handjob of my self when ever I see some lady I get acsided to her and do masturbation in home how to stop this please tell me?
You may be surprised but I know of no physician who would tell you not to be sexual. Sex is a common, normal and necessary part of the human experience. Masturbation is not abnormal. It has no negative health consequences in general. All men you know masturbate or have masturbated.
As long as you are doing this natural activity in private there is nothing here to stop. ...Read more
Masturbation: Some benefits are relief of depression & attainment of higher sense of self-esteem, relaxation & better sleep, improving relationships thru mutual masturbation, some studies claimed reduction in future development of prostate cancer, better breathing thru opening of nasal passages, and serving as a cardiovascular workout. ...Read more
Same as intercourse: Sexual release is a positive neuro and psycho benefit. In the right frame of mind, in the right mood, timing, setting & done in the proper way, masturbation could be just a beneficial and satisfying as penile/vaginal intercourse. Whether one is greater than the other would be speculative and personal. Many engage in masturbatory sessions for relief of stress, tension and anxiety & simple pleasure. ...Read more
How do you define:
"over masturbation"? Masturbation is a normal activity in all animals, including humans. You might want to examine your beliefs about sexual activity. A good book on the subject is :
http://www. Amazon. Com/masturbation-the-history-great-terror/dp/0312224435/ref=sr_1_2? Ie=utf8;qid=1396193485;sr=8-2;keywords=history+of+masturbation
be well! ...Read more
Bonus power Kegels: It's the equivalent of lifting weights, but for a totally different area of the body. Want a flat tummy? Do sit-ups. Want ripped biceps? Do pull-ups. Want to combat prolapse & maintain urinary/fecal continence? Especially if post-partum or menopausal? Do power-Kegels. Orgasm, besides the obvious perks, strengthens all your pelvic floor muscles, from your urethral orifice to your anus. ...Read more
No: For certain, no. No worries.Get a more detailed answer ›
Monitor yourself: A normal man finds it difficult, usually impossible, to practice this degree of abstinence for more than a few days. There are no physical benefits and you'll be uncomfortable both physically and mentally, perhaps even becoming unable to focus on things you need to do. If you're married and you are refusing your partner, your behavior is unacceptable. ...Read more
15 yo: HealthTap is for patients over 16yo. I realize you may not want your parents to ask this question for you, but you may need to wait until 16 for a HealthTap answer or ask your Dr. In the privacy of their office. Best wishes. ...Read more
Is masturbation healthy when you are 19 years old? (female) why does it take me a long time orgasm?
Not unhealthy!: There is absolutely nothing medically wrong with masturbation, but plenty of religious and old-fashioned ideas exist that can make one feel "guilty" about it. That's also probably the reason it's an effort for you. If you are ok with it then free yourself from the "stigma" and learn what feels good. You will be a better partner if you know what you like and communicate this when ready! Practice! ...Read more