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Masturbation is the act of stimulating yourself by touching your own genitals for the purpose of sexual pleasure.

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My erection during masturbation is fine but I could not maintain the same while doing sex. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 22 years old, and I have no trouble in getting an erection during masturbation or foreplay. However, when I try to have sex, I cannot maintain a tough erection while during foreplay and masturbation. At some point, I feel getting softer. I have an erection right up until the end ...  Read Full »

Dr. Meena. Parth Singh

Answer: Hello, Welcome to You have mentioned two essential things while describing your problem. Number one, you can achieve a proper erection and number two, you are a virgin. Keeping these facts in consideration, I would like you to know that you do not have any erectile dysfunction. The pr...  Read Full »

What diet can be taken to improve my sexual performance?

Query: Hi doctor, I have been masturbating for 6 to 7 years. I am 25 years old now. I ejaculate within a few seconds during masturbation. Is it a symptom of premature ejaculation? Can masturbation make me weaker? What diet should I take to improve my sexual performance?  Read Full »

Dr. Meena. Parth Singh

Answer: Hi,Welcome to am afraid that you are suffering from premature ejaculation. Premature ejaculation is usually defined as achieving orgasm and ejaculation soon after sexual activity and minimal stimulation.Masturbation is usually a simple sexual activity, but excessive masturbation leads ...  Read Full »

I find it difficult to stop masturbation even though I want to. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,My voice is not deep (I do not talk much) and my muscle mass is also very low. My height is 178 cm, and my weight is 133.3 pounds. And I have memory issues and difficulty in concentrating. I feel this might be due to masturbating daily. Though I want to stop it, I am not able to. What to ...  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. Masturbation is a normal and healthy sexual activity. It does not typically cause physical or mental health problems, including voice deepening, muscle mass loss, memory issues, or lack of concentration. These symptoms may be unrelated to mas...  Read Full »

Does masturbation cause weight loss in females?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 27 years old. My weight is 121.25 lb and height is 5.8 inches. I am very thin. My weight is not appropriate according to my height. My weight is only 121.25 lb, and it is neither increasing or decreasing. I also have a good habit of eating everything almost. The primary concern is th...  Read Full »

Shakti Mishra

Answer: Hi, Welcome to 1. Frequent masturbation does not have much effect on your health. You can maintain a strict exercise regimen along with the proper diet you are having. 2. Start muscle strengthening exercises such as wall press, pushups, abs strengthening, etc. 3. Drink milk every day ...  Read Full »

Is it good or bad for me not getting an erection during the morning?

Query: Hello doctor, I am getting no erection in the morning. Rarely it occurs. Is it good or bad not getting an erection during the morning. And I have masturbated over four years. Whether due to that reason I am diseased. Also, I had a same-gender sex.  Read Full »

Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to You might have erectile dysfunction problem as erection is poor as per history. Usually, during sleep time in the morning due to sympathetic stimulation, penis erection should occur for at least 30 minutes to 1 hour at such a young age. You need to rule out hypertens...  Read Full »

What can be done for weakness due to masturbation?

Query: Hello doctor,I am 29 years old. I had practiced masturbation for the past 12 years. Initially, for 4 to 5 years, I was masturbating for 2 to 3 times a week. For the last 3 years, I am a bit in control (used to masturbate 1-2 times a week). For the past 2 to 3 years I am feeling general weakness all ...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Continuous involvement in masturbation leads to some loss of protein (weight loss) as well as general weakness. The body undergoes excess pitham (excess heat at eyes and also on internal organs). We need to correct these two things through the following Siddha drugs. Ca...  Read Full »

I suffer from body weakess, hair thinning and memory loss due to masturbation. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am 19 years old and weigh about 143.30 Ibs. I am suffering from masturbation effects like leg pain, fatigue, nightfall, body weakness, and weak memory. I also think that my hair is getting thin and I lost a few hairs from the top of my head. I masturbate for the last seven years. In ...  Read Full »

Dr. Arul Amuthan L

Answer: Hello, Welcome to This is not abnormal in this age. Please take the following drugs: 1) Rathina Purush (Rasna, Amrita, Argavadha) capsule one in the morning and one at night with a cup of milk. 2) Gnanavalli capsules (Centella asiatica, Bacopa monnieri, Acorus calamus) one in the m...  Read Full »

I have been masturbating for a long time. I fear about infertility and sexually transmitted diseases. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,When I was a kid, I used to masturbate, sometimes alone and sometimes with my cousins or friends when we used to do sexual activities. I started this at around 13 years of age. I knew it was terrible; I just never knew how bad. I always kept it from my parents. I am now getting bad thought...  Read Full »

Mehwish Mursaleen

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. I completely understand that you feel concerned if the fear related to your past experiences persists in future life. I hope this information will help you. Thanks.  Read Full »

Why does my penis not get hard while intercourse and masturbation? Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I discovered that my penis is not properly getting hard during sex or while masturbating, and I highly doubt that it can be caused by porn, but I am not sure. Please help. Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Meena. Parth Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. First of all, you should know about a proper erection. Hardness does not mean that the penis should get as hard as a bone. Penis is made up of sponge-like regions that are engorged and erected when filled with blood. The hardness should be su...  Read Full »

I suffer from erectile dysfunction and my masturbation does not last long. How to overcome this?

Query: Hello doctor,I am suffering from erectile dysfunction and my masturbation does not last long. How to overcome this?Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. K. V. Anand

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. Premature ejaculation is diagnosed when you have premature ejaculation within one or two minutes of sex, continuously several times with the same partner for over six months. There is nothing called premature ejac...  Read Full »

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