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Does masturbating on a daily basis cause depression?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Glen Elliott
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
6 doctors agree
In brief: No, but
Society has such ambivalent feelings about masturbation that some well might feel so guilty for engaging in this perfectly naturaly activity that they suffer from poor self esteem or even depression because they think it "proves" they're a bad and weak person.
Sex drive often decreases with depression but can become a preoccupation that's part of depression to. Whatever...It is not the cause!

In brief: No, but
Society has such ambivalent feelings about masturbation that some well might feel so guilty for engaging in this perfectly naturaly activity that they suffer from poor self esteem or even depression because they think it "proves" they're a bad and weak person.
Sex drive often decreases with depression but can become a preoccupation that's part of depression to. Whatever...It is not the cause!
Dr. Glen Elliott
Dr. Glen Elliott
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Dr. Paul Pancner
Clinical Psychology
5 doctors agree
In brief: ???
Simply put, nope.

In brief: ???
Simply put, nope.
Dr. Paul Pancner
Dr. Paul Pancner
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Dep.
Without sense of guilt or shame, not likely.

In brief: Dep.
Without sense of guilt or shame, not likely.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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