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Avoid scandal Accepting and carrying out the procedure should not lead anyone else to conclude that masturbation, as defined by the Catechism, is sometimes legitimate. Women's Alliance for Theology, Ethics, and Ritual An international community of justice-seeking people who promote the use of feminist values to make religious and social change. These chemicals produced by the body are highly addictive. When I am tempted to look at a woman with lustfully, I sense Mary saying "hey, don't you dare look at my daughter that way. We know that self-stimulation for the sake of pleasure is wrongful, because it inverts the order of sexuality, turning something that should be directed to another, to whom I am committed for life and with whom I am ready to bear the responsibility of parenthood, into a solitary act of self-pleasuring. Masturbation has often been called Onanism, as a nod to this passage:. Masturbation is the act or practice of the self-stimulation of one's sexual organs. I suspect your doctor is recommending this in the hopes that you will achieve sexual satisfaction through the behavior; and that this will help you overcome whatever psychic block he thinks might be present. Nevertheless, a pattern in the brain is established, and when the person experiences an emotional trigger, the urge to masturbate may be extremely strong.