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Friday, May 10th, 2013

Oakland Social: A masturbation marathon for health and happiness

In 1994, then-U.S. Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders attended a United Nations conference on AIDS. In response to a question about the appropriateness of promoting masturbation among youth as a form of low-risk sexual activity, Elders responded, “I think that it is part of human sexuality, and perhaps it should be taught.” Elders — a pediatric endocrinologist