Fun fact: Masturbation can be awesome! In fact, a lot of teens do it, and enjoying it doesn't make you weird. So, why masturbate? Teen sex health outlet Sex Etc said it best.
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A heads up that this article is about masturbation, so if that's not something you want to read about right now, maybe check out some of our other sex and relationships stories. If that seems like a forward question, you might have missed our article about "the masturbation gap" and it's probably a good place to start. What it will tell you is that the stats are clear. There's plenty of jacking off and not enough jilling off. When it comes to sexual self-pleasure, women are missing out compared to men. Australian research from surveying 20, men and women found 72 per cent of men reported they had masturbated in the past year, compared to 42 per cent of women.
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Melissa Kang does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Masturbating has always seemed to be acceptable for boys, but less commonly discussed among girls. Is it normal for girls to masturbate and are there any health consequences? I am a girl who accidentally discovered how to masturbate when I was quite young and continued it on and off afterwards, should I be worried about this?
While women's masturbation habits may not be a common topic of conversation among female friends, it certainly should be. In , the Gossard Big M Survey interviewed 1, women aged , and 92 percent of them reported that they are regular self-pleasurers, with two-thirds doing it as regularly as two to three times per week. It's insanely good for us.