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Penis-enlargement products: Do they work?

Ads for penis-enlargement products and procedures are everywhere. A plethora of pumps, pills, weights, exercises and surgeries claim to increase the length and width of your penis.

However, there's little scientific support for nonsurgical methods to enlarge the penis. And no reputable medical organization endorses penis surgery for purely cosmetic reasons.

 

Most of the techniques you see advertised are ineffective, and some can damage your penis. Think twice before trying any of them.

Penis size: What's normal, what's not?

 

The fear that your penis looks too small or is too small to satisfy your partner during sex is common. But studies have shown that most men who think their penises are too small actually have normal-sized penises.

Similarly, studies suggest that many men have an exaggerated idea of what constitutes "normal" penis size.

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