Mink says pediatricians should ask parents to video-tape the episodes before performing invasive and often expensive tests that could be unnecessary. Follow 2 Dear Mona, I masturbate eight times per week. Girls don't necessarily directly touch their genitals when masturbating. Here are some things that I recommend you do:
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Begin a daily program of nail care: David Coleman Twitter Email October 4 4: An episode may begin in a car seat or high chair where straps place pressure on the genital area, or they may start when a child is tired or bored. I don't want the other kids to start noticing her doing it and start picking on her. Oxford University Press; I do think, because of her age, that you would be wise to intervene. Epileptic fits or infantile masturbation?
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Follow 4 For your daughter, as with any child, the sensory experience of touching her genitals against different surfaces or for other children with their own hands is pleasurable. Directories Everything from parties to pre-schools in your area. The mean duration of the event was 9 minutes median 2. Content endorsed by Paediatric Society of NZ. It will also help to find a way to distract her, or to engage her in a more appropriate behaviour.
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