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Is masturbation harmful for health?

Is masturbation harmful for health?

Physical health: Masturbation is not normally harmful to physical health. However, if one is overly vigorous/ forceful or uses objects which are contaminated or shaped in a manner that could puncture, then infection or injury could occur. ...Read more

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Is masturbation harmful for health or not?

Is masturbation harmful for health or not?

Is Masturbation bad?: No.

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There is no health reason to not masturbate. Nearly all humans do masturbate or have masturbated.

This is part of human sexuality and should carry no shame, guilt or worry of disease. ...Read more

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Is daily masturbation us harmful for health? If not how much time one can masturbate in week?

Daily: Masturbation is not harmful. There is no limit to which it is physically harmful. If you refuse to get out of the house then harmful. ...Read more

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Can avoiding masturbation permanently, effect my body in any harmful way? If yes, how least often should I masturbate to remain in mental n phy. Health?

Can avoiding masturbation permanently, effect my body in any harmful way? If yes, how least often should I masturbate to remain in mental n phy. Health?

Doesn't matter: It absolutely doesn't matter how often a person masturbates as long he or she is living a normal happy life... and the masturbation is not interfering with one's normal daily activities. If that is not the case, and a person is masturbating too little, or too much, and it's becoming one of life's stresses, then he can take a trip to the doctor's office to evaluate the whole picture (big picture). ...Read more

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Are daily masturbation-induced orgasms harmful to a woman's body / overall health?

Are daily masturbation-induced orgasms harmful to a woman's body / overall health?

Masturbation: No. If you overdo it and get irritation locally, best to cut back a bit. As a young adult, a healthy libido is to be expected. My concern is that if you rely on self stimulation to the exclusion of social interaction with your peer group, you could isolate and miss opportunities for relationships. If you have an enjoyable social life then I see no problem. ...Read more

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Is masterbation bad for our health?

Is masterbation bad for our health?

Qualified NO: Masturbation is a normal sexual process. It starts in infancy and is carried out through the geriatric population. Only when it becomes a major part of one's daily activities and one is preoccupied with this activity and it interferes with social health and mental health and is a detriment to other relationships, is it a problem. The old saying "everything in moderation" stands. ...Read more

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Is excessive masterbation bad for health?

If can be.: If you masturbate to that point that tissues are raw, you are sore or bruised or you introduce germs by placing objects in your body - that may be harmful. Additionally if excessive masturbation prevents you from engaging in other areas of you life - that is problematic. ...Read more

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Is masturbation goog for health or not?

Is masturbation goog for health or not?

Masturbation: Masturbation is neither good nor bad. It is normal and common and part of the human experience. There is no medical or health reason not to masturbate. All men you know masturbate or have masturbated. It is a normal part of a sexual life.

What can be bad for health is shame instilled in our youth that touching themselves is some how evil. This shame is very damaging to the human experience. ...Read more

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Is masterbation is good for health or not?

Is masterbation is good for health or not?

Unlikely to matter: Masturbation is a topic often frowned on by various segments of society ; seldom discussed openly. If done to the point that the individual does not have time ; energy to get involved in normal peer activities it is a negative. Any obsession detracts from your healthy emotional growth. However, the occasional event does not make any difference in your physical growth. Ditch any guilt, it is normal. ...Read more

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Is masturbation bad for health?

Is masturbation bad for health?

Neither good nor bad: Normal men, women, boys, and girls masturbate (it's universal). It isn't harmful, as the body goes through similar effects during regular sex with a partner (but too much of anything may become a problem). Masturbation does not stunt height, cause hair loss or gray hair, make you weak, create heart problems, lower testosterone, affect virginity, lower fertility, change your weight, or damage eyes. ...Read more

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Masturbation is bad for health?

Masturbation safety: Masturbation is not normally harmful to physical health. However, if one is overly aggressive or uses objects which are contaminated or shaped in a manner that could puncture, then infection or injury could occur. ...Read more

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Does masturbation affects health?

Does masturbation affects health?

Yes: In a positive way- it reduces stress, improves blood flow etc. Anything in excess is not good. ...Read more

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Is masturbation bad to your health?

No.: If it were, the world would have a much smaller population! ...Read more

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Could masturbation affect your health?

Could masturbation affect your health?

It's good for you: Essentially all male and a majority of females enjoy their bodies while alone. It keeps you comfortable and able to focus on other things, and prepares you mentally and physically for adult roles. It won't make you sick, fat, short, hairy, smooth, infertile, or an unfit husband / father. Anyone who tells you otherwise is misinformed or worse. Think about real love rather than internet junk. ...Read more

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Is female masterbation good for health?

Is female masterbation good for health?

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

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Is masturbation good or bad for health?

Is masturbation good or bad for health?

Fact of life: This is an important part of life for all male and most female teens. It lets you learn about your body and mind in preparation for adult life. Vary your technique; it will prepare you for different kinds of partners. It won't expand your circle of friends, but will keep the pressure off and let you focus on what you need to do. Few folks develop obsession with erotica; we can rx this if needed. ...Read more

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Does masturbation hurt our health/body?

Does masturbation hurt our health/body?

No: It will not make you short, hairy, smooth, stupid, bald, infertile, an unfit husband / parent, unspiritual, insensitive, or any of the other things you've been warned about. These are all misinformation and you should recognize people who are either deceived themselves or trying to deceive you. Think about that one special person in your future rather than about internet trash. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is masturbation and sex good for your health?

Is masturbation and sex good for your health?

Maybe: Both are natural. So long as the your partner is healthy, then sex can be good for your mental health as well as your physical health. Masturbation can relieve stress. Assuming you are not masturbating to the point where it interferes with your other life activities, it is ok for you to do so. ...Read more

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How does masturbation affect one's mental health?

It's normal: Masturbation is a normal behavior of sexually developed men (95%) and women (89%) and is an element of healthy sexuality for most people. It is not a symptom of mental illness. Ones attitude about it may be unhealthy (e.g., excessive guilt, shame, preoccupation) and a very high frequency (multiple times daily) can indicate a problem. ...Read more

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Does masturbation effect upon health in negative way?

Does masturbation effect upon health in negative way?

Is Masturbation bad?: No.

Period.

There is no health reason to not masturbate. Nearly all humans do masturbate or have masturbated.

This is part of human sexuality and should carry no shame, guilt or worry of disease. ...Read more

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Does daily masturbation have any effect on your health?

Not harmful: Anyone in this day and age who tells you that this causes illness is either a fool or trying to manipulate you through fear. You learn about yourself and your body, you can keep the pressures under control, and you can even think about the person you will marry. I'm glad you asked what may have been a hard question; talk with some folks, perhaps even mom / dad for more good advice if you can. ...Read more

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Is there any benefits of masturbation on a man's health?

Is there any benefits of masturbation on a man's health?

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

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Masturbation disturbed my mental health. What should I do?

Masturbation disturbed my mental health. What should I do?

Masturbation: Masturbation itself does not disturb mental health. Almost all humans masturbate at some time in their lives, and not all are mentally disturbed. For any concerns about your mental health, consult with a psychiatrist who can provide a professional assessment and treatment as needed. ...Read more

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I'm 24 years old. Does masturbation reduces our health/body?

No: It won't make you bald, pimply, smooth, hairy, pimply, infertile, demented, an unfit husband, or any of the other things you've been warned about. Vary your technique to prepare you for different possible partners, and don't rush. Instead of thinking about trashy stuff, maybe you can imagine that one special person with whom you'll spend your life. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the negative health effects of masturbation, if any?

There really aren't: If there were, both men and women would be a lot less healthy overall. Anyone telling you it will make you short, fat, stupid, hairy, smooth, unspiritual, an unfit huisband / father, sterile, nearsighted, demented, or whatever else is lying to you for their own dark purposes. Think about that one special person in your future rather than internet trash. Enjoy being human. ...Read more

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Is masturbation good in long term and how does it affect health?

Is masturbation good in long term and how does it affect health?

Is Masturbation bad?: No.

Period.

There is no health reason to not masturbate. Nearly all humans do masturbate or have masturbated.

This is part of human sexuality and should carry no shame, guilt or worry of disease. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm 24 years old. Does masturbation reduces our health/body?

What to do if I'm 24 years old. Does masturbation reduces our health/body?

No: It won't make you infertile, sick, stupid, bald, hairy, smooth, an unfit husband / father, insensitive, or unspiritual. It keeps you comfortable and able to focus on other things, and lets you learn about your mind and body in preparation for adult life. It's a problem only if you get to be obsessed with erotica and start missing out on other things. ...Read more

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What are some advantages and disadvantages of masturbation in terms of overall health?

Normal: Masturbation is normal. If it were unpleasant no one would do it, but it isn't, so everyone does it at some point in there lives. It carries no particular health benefits or detriments. ...Read more

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May it ruin to health if do masterbation daily. L m thin n jst only 50 kg wt. Pl advise?

Masturbation: No. Masturbation, in general, has no negative health consequences. Masturbation is a natural and common part of the human experience. ...Read more

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Does masturbation effect health or height? Please do answer dis question. Thnx regards

Does masturbation effect health or height? Please do answer dis question. Thnx regards

Some: Argue that ejaculation by any means is good for the prostate gland. However this is just speculative. Additionally there is no correlations with height. ...Read more

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Is masturbation bad for health? Pls tel their pros n cons. What is the safe range for masturbating?

Minimal research: Because of a variety of cultural taboos, it is hard to get reliable information on the practice. It appears to be universal, for at least part of the life of both genders. When it does not interfere with the normal development of peer interaction, there is no harm done. It does not interfere with physical growth or development. ...Read more