For our parents and grandparents masturbation was a taboo. It wasn’t discussed and there even were medical treatments to cure people of masturbation. Now, of course, we know that masturbation is completely normal and also extremely common. It is part of life and a component of healthy sexuality.
"Masturbation does not cause any harm, either physically or mentally, even if you do it often."
People may still be embarrassed to talk about masturbation but you should not feel ashamed or guilty because of masturbating.
There are many myths about the negative side effects of masturbation. None of them are true, and, in fact, masturbation has many benefits instead.
Masturbation does not cause blindness, insanity, acne, stunted growth, lack of sperm or make hair grow from your palms. If that were the case, 95% of guys would be walking around raving mad with hair sprouting between their fingers.
It is very unlikely that masturbation would cause harm to you. Overly rough masturbation can cause soreness or bruising, though. Be gentle and try some lubricant next time.
Breaking your penis while masturbating is possible but very rare; it requires a violent twist of an erect penis.
Instead of being harmful to you, masturbation has many benefits for your health and general well-being.
For the great majority of people, masturbation is completely healthy and recommended activity. Still, like most pleasures in life, masturbation can have its dark side.
While masturbating without any extras is a lot of fun, using sex toys can boost the intensity and pleasure.
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If you don't want to invest on sex toys, you can also make a pocket pussy at home.
I hope you recognize that masturbation is not bad, harmful, or wrong. As with all nice things in life, you may sometimes overindulge, but that is not bad for you, and you should not feel bad about it.
Masturbation is one of the healthy and positive pleasures of life. Embrace your private solo sex adventures without shame or guilt.
To learn more about basics of masturbation, check also the following articles: What Is Masturbation & How to Masturbate, Is Masturbation Wrong, Best Male Masturbation Techniques, Male Masturbation Facts, and History of Masturbation.
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