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Does frequent masturbation pose a risk for prostate cancer among young men? I read in a study that excessive masturbation increases risk in young men.

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Dr. Reza Shirazi
Radiation Oncology
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

No it does not.

In brief: No

No it does not.
Dr. Reza Shirazi
Dr. Reza Shirazi
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Dr. Stephen Richards
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Masturbation

No, but you will grow hair on your palms. Not really-myths.

In brief: Masturbation

No, but you will grow hair on your palms. Not really-myths.
Dr. Stephen Richards
Dr. Stephen Richards
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: That just isn't true

This world is full of people who want to frighten and manipulate you, especially as you are becoming a grown man.
This claim makes no sense but could be obtained by a "study" that invites recall bias. The frequency of sexual activity has been examined & related to prostate health; there's no link to cancer and some protective effect against hyperplasia. I'm sorry you were deceived.

In brief: That just isn't true

This world is full of people who want to frighten and manipulate you, especially as you are becoming a grown man.
This claim makes no sense but could be obtained by a "study" that invites recall bias. The frequency of sexual activity has been examined & related to prostate health; there's no link to cancer and some protective effect against hyperplasia. I'm sorry you were deceived.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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