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Regular habit of masturbation, 3 to 5 times a week. Will this affect future married life?

Hi doctor my age is 21 year and 9 months old , i had done my first masturbating at the age of 19 years old . and through that time i m a regular habit of this not based on daily but three times a week , sometimes more than this. like a 5 time in a week. so i just it confirm it that what would be the side affects of this in my body right now or in future. some one tells me its affects on my future married life...?? is this true??? Please assist your valuable suggestion i m wait for your reply.
Asked On : Tue, 26 Mar 2013
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hello dear!

Thanks for being with us.

You need not to worry at all. Masturbation does not harm your reproductive life.

A healthy male produces a few thousand sperm cells each second, amounting to many million each day.It takes 64 days from start to finish for a single sperm cell to develop into spermatozoa.These get stored in testes for another 20 days.

There are many cycles of sperm development going on simultaneously.
Sperms get accumulated in testes till ejaculation.Ejaculation can happen naturally or by means of masturbation or during sex.Hence if your removing the sperms by masturbation means your providing natural way to sperms to go out of body.It is not at all wastage of anything.

So remove from your mind that masturbation does harms you. Your married life will not be affected by habit of masturbation.

Hope this could help you better.
For more queries you can write to us.
Wish you good health.
Answered: Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Polash Sannigrahi's  Response
Jun 2015
Hello dear..
First of all remove all myths & misconceptions from your mind about masturbation.
In fact, Masturbation is completely normal & doesn't have any bad effect to the body and mind.
So, it will not affect your future married life.

However, connections between erectile dysfunction & excess use of porn has been reported in many studies.
For those affected, recovery takes place by 6-12 weeks & mainly involves avoiding the causative factor, that is watching porn.

So...don't worry about all this & stay relaxed
Avoid stress...practice meditation..this helps in improving concentration & builds up the confidence level.
Have a diet rich in fruits, vegetables, fish, nuts & honey.
Avoid smoking & alcohol.

One more thing...avoid consuming any over the counter medication which claim to increase the size of penis or improve may be harmful.

Wishing you a Healthy Life.
Take care.
Answered: Tue, 26 Mar 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Achuo Ascensius's  Response
Hello, thanks for using health care magic.
Masturbation has not been shown to have effect on the body. However, during masturbation it is possible to sustained traumatic lesions of the urethra or develop urethritis.
Masturbation is in a bit to satisfy the sexual urge which is a normal feeling after puberty. The problem is becoming addicted because your psychosocial mind set will not be the same again. Severe addiction can lead to frequent stay in bed rooms, frequent touching of genitals consciously or unconsciously and even in public and reduce sexual response to opposite sex.
A good way of cutting this would be by getting a partner or getting yourself busy, avoiding being lonely and avoiding pornographic and or romantic films. However, a strong will is required.
Best regards and hope this helps you.
Dr Achuo
Answered: Tue, 26 Mar 2013
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Geriatrics Specialist Dr. Surendiran Gaj's  Response
Hi there,
Thanks for writing to us,
No , masturbation would not affect your sexual /married life in future.
Masturbating 5 times a week is normal ,do not confuse this with your future married life .
Another thing , it wont cause any side effects, it is completely normal human behavior or act.
Take care
Answered: Fri, 29 Mar 2013
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Psychiatrist Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi's  Response
Dec 2014
Welcome to HCM

Masturbation is manual stimulation of genitals in order to achieve orgasm. It is a safe and healthy practice. Although a lot of wrong beliefs are there about masturbation in out society but they all are wrong. It will not affect your married life. It is totally safe method to get gratification.

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi, MD
Answered: Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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Critical Care Specialist Dr. Sadiq Mughal's  Response
Hi thanks for your question.
This is a myth that masturbation effects future sexual life or married llife .Please take this myth out of your mind.It is not going to effect at all your married life.
Hope this answers your question.
Answered: Tue, 26 Mar 2013
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Radiologist Dr. Ganesh Sanap's  Response
Hi, welcome to HCM.
Mastrubation is manual way to fulfill once desire. It is a natural way of satisfaction. It will not harm your married life at all.
Don't make addiction by increasing its frequency. Also don't believe on others rumours, it causes mental distress which is not at all caused by mastrubation.

Hope I have answered your query.

Answered: Tue, 26 Mar 2013
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