Some data shows that optimum semen quality occurs after two to three days of no ejaculation. But other research suggests that men who have normal sperm quality maintain normal sperm motility and concentrations even with daily ejaculation. Ultimately, having sexual intercourse with ejaculation several times a week will maximize your chances of getting your partner pregnant, whether you masturbate or not. Erik P. Castle, M.
Male masturbation: Does frequency affect male fertility? - Mayo Clinic
Before masturbation. Mlle Chxx aged 15 years Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Remember all those playground stories about masturbation causing hairy palms and blindness? Those tales go way back. During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, much ink was spilled on the devastation that masturbation would cause. The female masturbator, however, was discussed less often.