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Sex Change In Teenagers
Yes,: Anyone can gain or lose weight at any age. If you were asking about height, the answer is different. Most girls grow for about 2 years after they start menstruating (get their period), but the growth in those 2 years is minimal. The biggest growth spurt is the year before the first period. If I am misunderstanding your question, please re-post. ...Read more
Is masturbation is responsible for any changes in growth hormone or sex hormones in the teen years?
In complex ways. : This is a complex question but certainly a man's reproductive sexual health changes with age and hormonal status. Following puberty, healthy men establish baseline levels of testosterone, fertility, erectile function, and libido. These characteristics can diminish with time, and can decrease further with comorbid conditions such as diabetes or vascular disease. ...Read more
Waxs young,wanes old: Libido "waxes"(pre-menopausally) with lubrication and desire and "wanes" post-menopausally due to a decline of testosterone which comprises 2% of women's natural hormones. Some women never notice any changes in libido as the adrenal glands are the main sources of their testosterone rather than the declining ovary post-menopausally. ...Read more
Any truth to the changing of seasons, mostly fall and spring, woman's hormones change? I've read during these times there were increases in births?
Hard to tell: There are studies that attest to this theory. I know that some people's thyroid function fluctuates according to the season, but as far as birth rates in spring and fall, it's hard to tell if it really plays a role. The change of climate, however, seems to produce more change in hormones than the season. ...Read more
Masturbation: No effect on physique.Get a more detailed answer ›
Skin: Sleep does help you restore your body and refresh your spirit. It doesn't affect the sagging of skin. However, how you take care of yourself can affect how well your skin looks, good sleep, healthy eating habits and great skin care e.g. sunblock do more to help skin last you a long time. ...Read more
Yes : in a good way keep on doing it It improves your well being and cardiovascular fitness ...Read more
It can go either way: Everyone is an individual and so writes their own medical textbook. ...Read more
No: I'm really sorry that somebody tried to frighten you by telling you something that's not true. There's nothing "spiritual" about telling or believing scare stories. When you enjoy yourself, vary your technique to prepare yourself for different possible partners. If you're rushed, you may end up climaxing fast and will have to relearn this by practice. Best wishes. ...Read more
Breast growth: It is unusual to have significant breast enlargement at that age. Weight gain can do it. Some oral cotraceptives can also do it. Estrogen secretion from the ovaries can cause it. Pituitary problems stimulating ovarian growth or increasing prolactin levels. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, but...: Yes, it can, but it is usually bilateral. Please check carefully that breast for a subtle actual lump or have a MD perform the exam in her/his office so as not to miss a real developing non fibrocystic problem. ...Read more
Yaking birth control for over a year, taken everyday at the same time most days, is it safe to participate in unprotected sex resulting in ejaculation?
See below: There is a small but real chance of becoming pregnant. ...Read more
34 year old male. Graying hair. Has been stressful past year of change in life. Does stress affect this in men? Any advice to slow graying/thinning?
Effects of stress...: Stress can have a variety of effects on the body, to include signs of premature aging. Learning to effectively manage stress and tell the difference between good and bad stress is important to overall physical, mental, and emotional health. If you would like help with this, you can request a consultation with me. ...Read more
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