New findings show masturbating could reduce the risk of developing the most common type of cancer. Men should be masturbating more if they want to reduce their risk of developing cancer, according to the NHS. Research published on the NHS website found the risk of prostate cancer was significantly lower in men who ejaculated at least 21 times a month through sex or masturbation. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK, with more than 40, new cases every year. Researchers from Harvard and Boston medical schools and universities studied 31, healthy men who completed a questionnaire about their ejaculation frequency back in , reports the Plymouth Herald. The men, who were aged to and to, were monitored until and during that time 3, of them were diagnosed with prostate cancer.
How Often the Average Woman and Average Man Masturbate
How Common Is Masturbation, Really? | Psychology Today
Masturbation is very common among adults, yet is a challenging topic for many people to talk about. Masturbation is common even for those who are married. There are many myths about harms of masturbation, but according to the medical community, masturbation does not contribute to any known physical, mental, or medical problems. Experts advise that masturbation after marriage is okay as long as it does not interfere with your sexual intimacy with your partner. It is not unusual for men and women to masturbate in addition to regular sex with their partners. The most frequent qualm wives have about masturbation is knowing that their husband still masturbates despite regular sexual relationships together.
Study Finds How Often Men Should Masturbate To Lower Risk Of Cancer
Man A: Typically once a day unless I'm traveling with others or something else is going on. More than once a day if I'm alone for extended periods of time and feeling depressed. Man B: On average, probably once a day. Man C: Usually once or twice a day, depending. Man A: Anytime between getting home from work and falling asleep.
Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. All About Sex. An old joke observes that 98 percent of people masturbate, and the other 2 percent are lying.