Being a woman can feel like a full-time job you never get off. So sometimes, the best thing to do is simply get off. How do you do it? Well, we've gathered a series of masturbation tips from women who have partners all across the gender spectrum.
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In it, John claims masturbation causes epilepsy, fainting spells, infertility, and stunted growth in children. Onania was an international bestseller. Some decades later, a Swiss doctor named Samuel-Auguste Tissot claimed semen was concentrated blood and that masturbating would lead to insanity and blindness.
But I do think it's weird that I wasn't thinking the same thing when my daughter was 10," I replied. We talk about sex plenty in our house. Sex and bodies and periods and birth control and sexting and so on and so on. But we've never, ever talked about masturbation even though she's six weeks away from turning fifteen. And as I sat across from my friend that night, I realized that's a problem.