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Is masturbation healthy?

Is masturbation healthy?

Yes: Masturbating is perfectly normal. It's a great way to find out about your body and what turns you on. And it's the safest sex there is. The stories about masturbation causing all types of problems just aren't true. ...Read more

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Is masturbation healthy?

Is masturbation healthy?

Natural: As long as you're not diverting so much time and emotional energy, this near-universal practice is basically good for you, and only an ideologue would tell you otherwise. It keeps the physical and emotional pressure down, lets you focus on other things, and especially teaches you about your mind and body for marriage and parenthood. Think about the person you love / will marry. ...Read more

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Is masturbation healthy?

Is masturbation healthy?

It can be: In fact for men there is decreased risk of prostate cancer in groups that have higher ejaculatory frequencies(though you don't have to ejaculate through masturbation!) Again, if it isn't something that you perseverate on and does not impair your normal functioning and sexual relationships, then it usually isn't too much of a concern. ...Read more

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Why is masturbation healthy?

Why is masturbation healthy?

Use it or lose it: Sexual desire is a basic human function, just like hunger and thirst. The appropriate expression of that desire is also a part of the "human experience" requiring "higher order thinking skills". Masturbation when there is not a appropriate way to express one's sexuality is both healthy and a "wise choice' with a partner that "one knows best.". ...Read more

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Is daily masturbation healthy?

Is daily masturbation healthy?

Yes: As long as you're not obsessed with erotica so that you miss out on appointments and other things you need to do, this is fine. For younger men not in relationships, this is about the norm. Vary your technique to prepare you for different possible partners, and think about that one special person in your future rather than internet trash / unrealistic scenarios. ...Read more

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Is masturbation healthy or not?

Neither: Masturbation is a normal animal activity. It is neither healthy, nor unhealthful, just typical. ...Read more

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Is masturbation healthy for you?

Masturbation: Yes. Masturbation is a normal, common, healthy part of the human experience. The majority of the human race has or does masturbate. There is no good or bad to it. It just is. Masturbation is a way of taking care of one's mental health. It is a tension reliever. It can be joyful. There is no medical or scientific reason to not masturbate. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me if masturbation healthy or not?

Can someone tell me if masturbation healthy or not?

It's normal: Essentially all young men and a majority of young women enjoy their bodies in private. It keeps a person comfortable and able to focus on other things. It won't make you short, hairy, stupid, infertile, unspiritual, or an unfit spouse. If you're obsessed with erotica so you're missing the rest of life, get with your physician -- we know how to fix this kind of thing up. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is masturbating healthy is so, why is masturbating healthy?

Masturbation: Masturbation is a common part of the human experience. Sexuality leads to health in many ways: it relieves stress; it allows intimacy and spirituality to develop with a partner; it leads to creating love and families. There is no medical or health reason to limit one's sexual expression, including masturbation. ...Read more