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Dr. Christian Jessen specialises in sexual health.

Dr. Christian:
There’s absolutely no need for people to feel embarrassed because believe me, I’ve seen it all before.

Why have you just come to see me now about this..?

I’d hate to see what could develop under his foreskin if it was left…

It is quite likely you may have something. If you come and see us we’re not going to chop it off but if you don’t, it might fall off by itself…

But your results are, quite frankly, shocking…

There are certain parts of our bodies that we don’t talk about but when they go wrong, we should…

You’ve got away with it…

People would rather suffer in silence then get these things treated and that’s ridiculous in this day and age.

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Hi Christian and the embarrassing bodies team, I'm a 24 year old male. I am on the border line of being classed as obese. My weight is ruining my life. I don't really want to go under the knife as it costs so much and can have side effects. And the other problem is I can't get the motivation to go to the gym even though I know my weight could cause health issues later on in life. So I would like to what you think would be a good idea?





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Hi, I am considered obese also, I have decided that this year I will lose weight! I joined slimming world and already have lost a stone so far. It is a VERY easy plan to follow and I enjoy my food. Forget the gym for the mean time as health is 80% nutrition and 20% exercise. So get the food bit right first then start thinking about everything else. Step one--- find a slimming world group. Step two--- call the consultant and express your concerns and commit to going step three--- go every week and do what they are telling you to do. step four--- enjoy it step five--- become what you want. you can do this, there is help out there BUT u have to put some effort in because u are worth it and u do deserve this. Good luck "a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step"

My fiancé has been unable well the past two weeks he has had temperatures going hot and cold here has been shivering when it's boiling and he constantly drinking and going toilet and setting a lot the doctor said it's dehydration but I don't think it is can any one help





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Hi I'm 45 and my penis is bent like a banana it has always been like this my wife says it hurts when haven sex can I get it straightened





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Hi my fianceè has been suffering with thrush for a while an has tried canesten and other viginal creams but nothing seems to be helping the discomfert and itchiness is driving her crazy and getting her down!! She has been to the Gum clinic an to her Gp but nothing has been successfull any help or advice would be much appreciated thank you





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Why do I feel like I am having broken glass rubbed inside me when I have intercourse I have had it 6yrs and my doctor hasn't helped cure it I am 59yrs old





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I'm a type 1 diabetic I've had it for 30 years now and for the past 10 years I've not been able to ejaculate so any information would be much appreciated.Thankyou





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I really need help to having my teeth sorted i was born with a heart condition that takes all the calcium from my teeth and they just fall out just need some help because sometimes i feel like i wanna kill myself





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If a man has a low sprem count is that something a man has had all his life Christian





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I have for a while had issues with my foreskin, I can not pull it back and now it doesn't pull back at all, it's like I have a ring of hard skin at the tip of my foreskin, what can I do?





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You definitely need to see your doctor about this.

I recently observed some semen on the tip of my penis before I urinate, and I also see some on my boxers or pants. I don't feel any pain during or after I urinate, is anything wrong with me?! I started observing it after I had unprotected sex with my girlfriend. I don't know if was as a result of the sex or it's because I became curious after the sex. Please help me out!





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