Prof Shingai: Masturbation is good for your health, go on and get busy

Diabetes is a disease that is preventable and is one of the leading causes of erectile dysfunction in South Africa.

702/Cape Talk's Redi Tlhabi opened the lines to allow listeners to ask Professor Shingai Mutambirwa about their concerns.

Listen to the conversation below:

When you're getting testosterone supplements, the only real side-effect is that it does suppress your won testosterone and sperm count.

Professor Shingai Mutambirwa, urologist

If you're picked up early with your prostate cancer, there's an option for active surveillance where we don't do anything actively to which could cause problems with erections. So get checked early.

Professor Shingau Mutambirwa, urologist

Masturbation is good for your health. When you're masturbating, you're going to release similiar hormones... Go on and get busy with it.

Professor Shingai Mutambirwa, urologist

Anything with a little dose of Vitamin D and anti-oxidants is all you need. Everything in moderation really.

Professor Shingai Mutambirwa, urologist

Diabetes is one of the leading causes of erectile dysfunction...It damages the skin coating of the blood vessels and you get clots in your blood.

Professor Shingai Mutambirwa, urologist

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