Thank you for writing to AlterHeros. You are saying that you have gender dysphoria and that your testosterone level is down. You are questioning if this is a problem.
It is difficult to answer your question because we are not specialists in health issues... I feel that only ... Read more.
Thanks for your question - it is extremely relevant to most teenage boys and young men regardless of sexual orientation. Un-provoked and frequent erections are something that is very common in young pre-teen and teenage boys; usually uncontrolled erection start around age 11 and can last well through ... Read more.
Hi Johnn, thanks for asking your question
Let's start with sexual feeling; yes sexuality is something that is perfectly normal, a boy or male teenager should never feel guilty about his being horny, or having sexual thoughts, feelings, fantasies or desires. All these are perfectly normal; it's just religion, culture and ... Read more.
I commend you for coming forward with this issue, I am sure it hasn't been easy for you to talk about it. I think the question you might need to ask yourself is why exactly you feel you would like to be castrated per se. Do you simply feel ... Read more.
Thank you for your question. No, masturbating every day is not a problem unless it is embarrassing you or you are trying to get pregnant with someone. If you and a partner are trying to get pregnant, then masturbating every day would decrease the likelihood of you having healthy ... Read more.
Thanks for writing in to us again at AlterHéros. So it looks like your friend let the cat out of the bag and told Jamie that you like her. If you are sure that she doesn't feel the same way about you, then it's great to hear ... Read more.
Thank you for your question.
You are describing the presence of white vaginal discharge in between periods. Unfortunately, the information you provide is too sparse for me to say with any certainty what is going on.
White discharge is usually completely normal. The quality of the discharge --whether it is thick ... Read more.
Hi Jamie thank you for your question.
I will start by saying that it is very normal for women to have irregular periods for the first months and, sometimes, the first years of their period. Your bodies` level of hormones is changing during adolescence, which can cause the length of ... Read more.
Thank you for writing in.
I understand that this is a stressful period since you are asking yourself whether you may be pregnant or not, because your period is late.
First, let me reassure you that no matter how regular your period usually is, it may sometimes come late -- for ... Read more.
Hi Ms. George,
Thank you for your question. It seems like you are asking about irregular periods, i.e. oligomenorrhea. The following is from Wikipedia and might be of help to you:
"Oligomenorrhea is the medical term for infrequent uterine bleeding episodes with intervals of more than 35 days. The duration of such ... Read more.
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