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May is National Masturbation Month

By May 1, 2006

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Masturbation has had a colorful history . By far the most commonly practiced sexual behavior around the world, masturbation has gone from being ignored to being vilified, from a mental illness to a tool of women’s empowerment, celebrated with its very own month of the year.

Yet there remains a great deal of ignorance and misinformation regarding masturbation. Take a first step towards a happy masturbation month by clearing your mind of any myths about masturbation you may still be holding on to.

Sexual health educators often refer to masturbation as the cornerstone of sexual health. Throughout the month of May I'll be featuring information, reviews, and tips and techniques honoring the art and science of self love.

Read more - All About Masturbation

Comments
May 3, 2006 at 11:50 pm
(1) Jim says:

The articles on mastrubation have been helpful in over coming issues with it. The myths are still taught to people to make them fell sex is wrong. When it is the most beautiful experience in the world.Thank you

May 5, 2006 at 2:38 am
(2) Nikhil Murthy says:

I masturbate a lot, is that a bad thing?

May 5, 2006 at 10:00 am
(3) Cory says:

Very rarely is masturbating a lot a bad thing. But it is a common myth. You may want to check out the information on
masturbation
in the Tips & Techniques section of the Sexuality site.

May 7, 2006 at 2:44 pm
(4) Cc says:

U r rare indeed, i love ur blunt and strong attitude, not many women wud’ come out 2 da’ world so strong! Honest and pretentious. Holla back @cha’ boi-boi!

May 9, 2006 at 12:40 pm
(5) Christine says:

I have maturbated since I was 9 years old. I never found anything wrong with it. I am now married and continue to maturbate on occassion. My husband also maturbates. At times we do it together and sometimes not together. We have a normal sex life and maturbation is included. Live life to the fullest!!

May 19, 2006 at 7:13 am
(6) dabigdaw says:

i have been masturabating since 10yrs old and love it every time i do it very
enjoyable and only you know how good it makes you feel so enjoj enjoy nothing to ba ashamed of

February 23, 2008 at 1:46 am
(7) Mike says:

Masturbation is completely normal, completely health and completely FUN! No side effects whatsoever, to the contrary there is increasing evidence of substantial short and long term benefits. It’s also the safest sex act you can perform…and it’s FREE! What’s not too like? Hey I’ve been masturbating since I was 12 and I’m 67 now and ain’t blind or crazy yet! Truly one the joys of life! May is National Masturbation Month alright but may it always be May in your pants or panties! More I cannot wish you my friends! ENJOY!

Mike
http://californiamike.blogspot.com

April 3, 2008 at 12:12 pm
(8) Edward Smith says:

I love my Car. She is beautiful. I love to masturbate.
So I make love to my car. I have always loved cars.

May 3, 2008 at 3:00 am
(9) Chas Diamond says:

Not only is masturbation fun and normal, it can change the world too!

We’re celebrating May at Wankerparty by organising a world-wide simultaneous wank on Saturday 31st May, right at the climax of International Masturbation Month.

Our target is to raise £10,000 for peace charities.

Let’s do it!

May 8, 2009 at 8:34 pm
(10) bill fitch says:

i really love to masturbate, i’m 59 years old and i al least jerk off three or four times a day. i watch porn some times and some times i go online and jerk off on my web cam for a audience, and some times i drive around and masturbate looking at the pretty females walking around, wearing short shorts and small halter tops and barefooted. i think it is very healthy and good excerise. i also do penis enlargement excerises tow or three times a day. i do it by mannualy stretching excercises. i have increase my penis size by three inches and 1/4 thickness added.

May 16, 2009 at 9:32 am
(11) Jimmy Riddle says:

I am masturbating right now. I am looking a a picture of a lamp post. This is normal. Otherwise my life is not normal.

May 17, 2009 at 8:24 am
(12) Kopfweh says:

A Moment To Myself (Macy Gray)

May 17, 2009 at 9:43 am
(13) Mrs. Chick says:

“Hey, don’t knock masturbation. It’s sex with someone I love.”

(Alvy Singer in ‘Annie Hall’)

July 31, 2009 at 12:58 pm
(14) stephen laughren says:

High I’m stephen. I am 47 years old. I really
love to masturbate. It is cool. by for now.

November 24, 2009 at 12:45 am
(15) Patrick says:

Hi my name is Pat for short, and I love to masturbate and I am a masturbate supporter where I support people who masturbate, there is nothing wrong with masturbation it’s an all natural sexy feeling support that give you this sexual feelings to help you have a great sex life in future with your love ones. But I had no I idea you can still masturbate when you are married, plus I had never heard of this month but I am glad I did this site has good information about masturbation. Just one more then I found out if you eat and drink heathly your Orgasm feel so much healthier it makes masturbating and sex feel SO GREAT YOU WILL LOVE IT!

February 24, 2010 at 4:49 am
(16) Frank Kydd says:

hilarious book all about your favourite subject

March 8, 2010 at 3:35 am
(17) Racquel says:

As far back as I can remember I have always loved to masturbate. I love watching a women masturbate and also love when they love to watch me masturbate. I always love when I am with a girl who loves to masturbate and is comfortable enough to share that with me and we can masturbate together. I even have had a few girls that we have masturbated together but never had sex together. We just enjoyed friendship and masturbation together. I have also had some female friends that loved to call me for phone sex.
I recently had a girl that has been a long time friend, and we have always talked openly about sex, masturbation, etc. She said she wanted to try cyber sex with me, which I had done a couple of times before, but was not really into it, but willing to try again with her, and I’m glad I did! We had a great time and are talking about webcamming next time and maybe getting together to masturbate in person. She confessed to me that she had watched me at work and had fantasies about watching me masturbate. I also had confessed to her that I had masturbated many times while fantasizing about her. I am very much looking forward to it all!
I just can’t understand girls that don’t masturbate and get angry if you do. I have had a couple that thought it was wrong. One didn’t like it at all, although she put up with it. She would never masturbate for me. She said she thought it was disgusting. She would give me oral and swallow, but she thought it was nasty to touch herself?!?!?! That never made any sense to me. Another girl thought that masturbation was fine, but not when you are in a relationship where you are having sex, like you should just stop doing it altogether when you are dating someone. I told her good luck getting me to stop! lol

March 23, 2010 at 4:04 pm
(18) kash says:

Help Me! Please give me relationship advice.

I enjoy masturbation, I do it twice or more per day. I also watch 30 minutes of pornography while I masturbate.

My girlfriend thinks that I have physiological problems. She thinks normal sane men will masturbate only 3-4 times a week/fortnight.

I cannot convince her that masturbation is a safe and normal act and she refuses to talk to a doctor or an expert.

How do I convince her?

I haven’t had sex in 10 years as i’m not married. Indian society treats sex before marriage as the most sinful act by an individual. Naturally my only outlet is masturbation.

Can you point me to some valid sources, medical journals or books using which I can prove to her that I’m a normal highly Verile 30 year old man?

October 17, 2010 at 6:49 am
(19) alleycat says:

I believe masturbation is so natural. You can learn so much about what turns you on and share that with your partner. And like Raquel says, I love to masturbate by myself or with my partner. I think it is such a turn on to watch a man play with himself and get himself off – that gets me off. I love to masturbate while my partner performs oral or while having sex. Hmmmm a masturbation session. I imagine that would be a huge turn on, an added bonus. I personally love to masturbate with my hands and with toys, whenever I get the desire or urge. One time I went into the women’s bathroom at work because I was so horny and took care of myself in there. Now that was exciting, never knowing if someone would come in or not. whew. It is so exciting, the thrill of almost getting caught. One time I was home and was really horny, so I went upstairs to play with myself, took my clothes off and started masturbating and I heard my partner come in. I didn’t want to stop and wasn’t going to. He came upstairs as he knew I was home. As I heard him walking up the stairs I got so excited, he walked in and just watched for a moment. I told him to join with me. There is nothing that turns me on more than my man moaning and groaning at the sound of his own touch. Well off his clothes went and he started masturbating. It wasn’t long before we were done as we were both turned on by each other masturbating. Loved it – and then we started up again and had sex too.

May 1, 2011 at 9:44 pm
(20) Racquel says:

If loving me is wrong, I don’t want to be right! lol

May 19, 2011 at 12:53 am
(21) Dopeyflea says:

I busted a nut twice while reading this!

December 18, 2011 at 11:29 pm
(22) LiEF says:

My name is Rowan frederick. i have masturbated, albeit unknowingly, since i was 3 years old. i am now … i stopped counting at 3000… anyway i have masturbated every single day since i was old enough to know what good felt like. And now i have someone to share it with. I am (i did the math) a 4652 year old woman with the body of a super model and the dick of a young black man. For those of you out there who read this and are confused, remember me as the royal magician to philip the second. every word of what i have just written is true. you may choose to believe it or not. but think, if i am not real then who wrote this comment?

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