What is the disadvantages of masturbation?

Shame and guilt. Above and beyond any other possible disadvantage. My dog rubs herself and the main disadvantage is her owner gets embarrassed especially when guests are over. Sexual topics tend to be taboo in many cultures. We are not supposed to engage in sexual "perversions" and yet they are commonly practiced. Generally harmless when well-hidden, not publicly exposed.
Let's see? Masturbation, though a normal physiologic practice, can have disadvantages. If done to excess, it can have social implications, it can affect sexual relations with male or female partners, it can cause local trauma to the genital tract, it can affect one socially, mentally and can lead to isolation. If done in a healthy manner, it can be a wonderful enjoyment and sexual pleasure.

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I'm 24 yrs. I sometimes do masturbation. Does it affect periods when done during periods? What is the disadvantage of masturbation?

Female Sexuality. Masturbation is a normal and common part of the human experience. There should be no connection to your menstrual periods and masturbation. There is no medical or scientific reason for you to limit this sexual activity. I wish you well in india. It is one of my favorite places on earth. Read more...
Masturbation. No harmful effects. You may see more blood come out during your period due to muscular contractions. No disadvantage. One advantage you can teach your partner how to stimulate you correctly. . Read more...

Hi sir. I need to know what are the disadvantages of masturbating?

Drawbacks. Lower sperm counts for intercourse and if :desensitization of the phallus if done in excess. Read more...
Are there any? Missing out on a lot of sex. There are no real disadvantages and no long term ill effects. Unless of course you let masturbation rule your life and fail to do those things that you are obligated to do. You can never get the time back. Read more...

What, if any, is disadvantage of masturbation; for men and women?

Lack of a partner. Not being able to share the experience, providing you are masturbating on your own. No disadvantage if you need sexual release and it doesn't consume your life. Read more...
Could be several. Masturbation, though a normal sexual practice and experience, can lead some to guilt and shame and can decrease desire to have sex with another. It can become obsessive and and skew ones normal desires and actions. It can have religious overtones for some. It depends on attitude, mores, religion and ones own comfort with self and if in a relationship, comfort with that too. Doesn't have 2 b any. Read more...