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How do I recover from post masterbation effects?

I am 19 now and I used to masterbate in my teens(16-18). I have developed several side effects due to over masterbation like acne, sunken eyes, bony wrists, hair loss etc. How do I recover from the above stated problems.
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207091 tn?1337709493
Masturbation doesn't cause any of those things.

Acne - https://www.healthline.com/health/healthy-sex/does-masturbation-cause-acne

Hair loss - https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/321153.php

https://www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/teens/ask-experts/can-masturbation-make-you-thin

https://www.webmd.com/sex-relationships/guide/masturbation-guide#2

If you have acne, that could be due to hormonal changes (you're still a teenager), or needing to improve skin care. If it's bad, see a dermatologist. If you have bone loss and hair loss, sunken eyes, and other symptoms, see your doctor. That could also be a hormone issue, nutritional deficiencies, but could also indicate some other serious issues, none of which have a thing to do with masturbation.

Please see your doctor soon. You don't even need to mention masturbation, as it's not a cause of anything harmful. Certain religions and cultures like you to believe this is so, and it may be a sin in your religion, but medically speaking, it causes no harm.

363281 tn?1590104173
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Hello~To my knowledge, masturbation does NOT cause these symptoms or issues. I would see your physician regarding them as they may be due to hormonal issues, thyroid or other problems.
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