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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Stress (Definition)

Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more


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I am 43 years old. I've noticed recently that my penis has gotten smaller. Could stress cause this?

I am 43 years old. I've noticed recently that my penis has gotten smaller. Could stress cause this?

Penis Size: This is not normal unless you are on hormones or testosterone or other anabolic products. If you are not on anything like this please go to see a urologist. ...Read more

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Can chronic masterbation stress the penis enough to cause peyronies?

Can chronic masterbation stress the penis enough to cause peyronies?

Masturbation: Not in general. Peyronies' disease is caused by obstruction of the vessels which cause erection, and this is related to diseases which cause compromise of these vessels, like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and diabetes, much later in life in most cases. Masturbation is not known to cause this, regardless of the frequency. ...Read more

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I used to shake my penis daily I am 16 would it be a harmful or good as i feel stress free?

I used to shake my penis daily I am 16 would it be a harmful or good as i feel stress free?

Normal: Masturbation is normal and healthy. The only times there are problems are if you are masturbating so much that you become sore and irritated, or if you don't take time to enjoy other activities - for example, you just masturbate all the time! otherwise, it is normal and healthy for males and females. ...Read more

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I'm thinking about taking anti depressants because of the stress of having a inadequately thin penis. Should i?

I'm thinking about taking anti depressants because of the stress of having a inadequately thin penis. Should i?

Probably not: It may help if you are clinically depressed. Your best bet is to see a therapist. There are plastic surgery procedures that may benefit you but look into this "treatment" carefully and find someone who has done many of these procedures before you sign up for the treatment. ...Read more

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If a penis always retracts extremely from anxiety and stress, can this become damaging after some point in time?

If a penis always retracts extremely from anxiety and stress, can this become damaging after some point in time?

Get a check up: I would see my primary care doctor and explain your concerns with him or her. They will be discreet and understanding. If necessary they may recommend a specialist. ...Read more

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