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Is masturbation safe?

Is masturbation safe?

Yes: The alleged dangers are part of the mythology of people who want to control your mind for their own reasons. It's almost universal, as a teen you will have sexual thoughts; it's a way to keep pressure down, a safety valve, and to learn about your body before you get married. Maybe an adult in your family can give you good advice. Don't use a prop that you might choke on. ...Read more

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Is masturbating safe for 13-year-olds or is that too young?

Is masturbating safe for 13-year-olds or is that too young?

Not particularly: The process is a normal part of life for both genders. Many cultures frown on the activity and few discuss it openly. There is also an abundance of myths about health impairments or fertility attached, but untrue. You do not go blind, crazy, loose hair, etc. Because of the practice. It is more pervasive in the early teen stage than later. ...Read more

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Is female masturbation safe?

Is female masturbation safe?

Yes: As long as you are not doing any physically harmful to yourself, it is perfectly safe and normal. ...Read more

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Is male anal masturbation safe and are vibrators ok?

Self pleasure: Yes, of course. The only real risk would be trauma if not careful and the rare event that the ax toy gets lost in the rectum. ...Read more

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Is masturbation safe try to concieve? Please help me..

Is masturbation safe try to concieve? Please help me..

No relationship: I hope you understant you will not get pregnant from masturbation.
May be you just need to have more frequent intercourse. ...Read more

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Is orgasm by masturbation safe with a bit low placenta? 20weeks preg. No sex.

Is orgasm by masturbation safe with a bit low placenta? 20weeks preg. No sex.

Here are some. ..: Specific study to address specific concern as asked is lacking; in fact, not everything coming off the head has a yes-or-no answer. Considering sacredness of child-bearing and raising, at least, in its traditional sense, an average mother-to-be should exercise precaution against doing something potentially bothering the baby. So, you get to decide what you want for your life. Best wishes. .. ...Read more

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Is masturbation perfectly safe to both men and women doing it alone?? From stis and HIV?

Is masturbation perfectly safe to both men and women doing it alone?? From stis and HIV?

Yes: You will not contract a sexually transmitted disease from enjoying your body. It will also not make you an unfit parent / spouse, a sexual cripple, fat, stupid, hairy, infertile, bald, blind, demented, or any of the other things that you may have been told. A couple of the cults make stuff up to frighten young people -- if you've been warned of "dangers", you should resent having been lied to. ...Read more

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Can GERD or something like it symptoms be temporarily aggravated during prolonged highly vigorous masturbation? Masturbation is safe, I mean temporary

Can GERD or something like it symptoms be temporarily aggravated during prolonged highly vigorous masturbation? Masturbation is safe, I mean temporary

Masturbation: It is extremely unlikely that masturbation will exacerbate gerd. Anything is possible, but this is rare. See a GI doctor and be diagnosed and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Is masturbation after cystoscopy safe?

Is masturbation after cystoscopy safe?

Masterbation: I really don't know of many times at all when masterbation is not safe. Getting familiar with your own body's sexual response is very helpful (as well as enjoyable) as you learn to seek greater pleasure with love-making. Unless you are specifically told to avoid self-stimulaton....Go for it! ...Read more

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Hi doc. Want to ask u about masturbation. Is it safe? I want to stop doing that but I can't what could I do?

Give yourself: Break. You are human. Now, if you never leave your house b/c you do it all day, that's a problem. To relieve sexual urges by masturbation is not a sin, it's a sign of a healthy adult. If it is a compulsive form of anxiety relief and causing problems a low dose drug from the ssri class should help. Escitalopram 5 mg, sertraline 25 mg, Paxil (paroxetine) 10 mg; if you have a real problem, go that route. ...Read more

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Is masturbating during pregnancy safe? And is there such thing as in to much masturbating during pregnancy?

Is masturbating during pregnancy safe? And is there such thing as in to much masturbating during pregnancy?

Uterine contractions: For most woman masturbating during pregnancy is harmless, but since uterine contractions may occur, women in high risk pregnancy probably shouldn't masturbate often but it may be safer for them than vaginal penetration intercourse. The best policy is to ask your obstetrician for advice. ...Read more

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Is it safe masturbating during 9 weeks pregnant?

Is it safe masturbating during 9 weeks pregnant?

Maybe: Masturbating in of itself is safe. However, orgasm can cause uterine contractions which can cause miscarriages if the pregnant person is already bleeding during early pregnancy. (first trimester) ...Read more

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Is it safe masturbating for a cancer and hepatitis patient for 3 to 4 times a weak.?

Is it safe masturbating for a cancer and hepatitis patient for 3 to 4 times a weak.?

Sure: Go for it. Sounds like a good distraction from cancer. Glad you feel good enough to do that. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate after a workout?

Is it safe to masturbate after a workout?

Yes: You may be a bit more fatigued but you may have aroused a higher sex drive with the work-out. Have at it, my man! ...Read more

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Is using vaseline safe to masturbate with?

Yes: Unless you have other disease in the area. ...Read more

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I have a low lying placenta would it be safe to masturbate?

I have a low lying placenta would it be safe to masturbate?

Yes: No problem unless you insert an object deep into vaginal vault. ...Read more

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How many times is it safe to masturbate in one day for a guy?

How many times is it safe to masturbate in one day for a guy?

You decide: Enough to stay physically and emotionally comfortable and able to focus on the tasks of regular life. Not so much that we're obsessed with it, have an unwanted compulsion that keeps us from making friends, learning new things. There's a range; you decide what's right. It's great if you can think about the person you love / will marry. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbating is it healthy I was told it wasn't?

Safe and healthy: It is safe to masturbate. Make sure you do it in the privacy of your home and as long as it does not interfere with your ability to function or overake your life there is nothing wrong with that. People have physiologic needs and sometimes they need to be met. This can be healthy for body and mind. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate three times everyday? Will it have any consequences in late future?

Safe: It's safe, time consuming but safe. No future consequences that are health related. Hope that eases your concern. ...Read more

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I had a catheter put in for 5 days. It's been out for 5 days I was wondering if it is safe to masturbate if not how long should I wait? Thanks

I had a catheter put in for 5 days. It's been out for 5 days I was wondering if it is safe to masturbate if not how long should I wait? Thanks

Check with Urologist: It's probably safe if you can urinate normally and have no pain or blood in your urine, but it's best to ask your doctor. Maybe a urologist will see your question and chime in. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many times is safe to masturbate by week, month.?

Can you let me know how many times is safe to masturbate by week, month.?

You decide: Enough to stay physically and emotionally comfortable and able to focus on the tasks of regular life. Not so much that we're obsessed with it, have an unwanted compulsion that keeps us from making friends, learning new things. There's a range; you decide what's right. It's great if you can think about the person you love / will marry. ...Read more

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Is masturbation and frootage is safe sex?

Is masturbation and frootage is safe sex?

Safe sex: As long as no ejaculate gets near the vagina. It only takes one good swimmer. The sperm can be transferred on fingers or get inside if placed on the outer vaginal lips. Be careful. With regard to STIs, herpes and papilloma virus can both be transferred on fingers and with rubbing of genitals. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate while you have dermatitis?

Is it safe to masturbate while you have dermatitis?

Depends: Is the dermatitis on the hands or on the penis? If you have an inflammed penis, you should make sure to avoid infection and worsening dermatitis. You should wash well and use liberal lubricants. You should wash well afterwards and apply appropriate topicals and or medications. Why the dermatitis. First see a doctor and get treated. Avoid things causing the inflammation. Use common sense. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate with vicks medicated chest rub?

Is it safe to masturbate with vicks medicated chest rub?

Yes but. .: This product contains skin irritants and skin stimulants. It will not harm your genitals but might feel very uncomfortable and could last a while. However, some might find those sensations pleasureable. If this is your goal, try a small portion and see if it is on your good or bad side. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate while pregnant?

Is it safe to masturbate while pregnant?

Yes: If it is safe to have sex, it is safe to masturbate. If concerned, ask your obstetrician. ...Read more

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Is masturbation after egg transfer safe?

Is masturbation after egg transfer safe?

Female?: May I assume you are a woman? Ask your doctor, it can be considered controversial. I tell my patients I think its okay, but if your doc believes otherwise, do what he/she tells you. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate during mensuration?

Is it safe to masturbate during mensuration?

Absolutely: Physically yes. Spiritually: its a personal choice. Regardless, practice good hygiene, was your hands thoroughly for at least 15-seconds with copious soap and water. ...Read more