What Classifies As A Porn Addiction?
Porn addiction can be difficult to identify for many reasons. For one thing, there is considerable disagreement within the psychiatric and treatment sectors as to whether or not it qualifies as an addiction. It’s a complex issue that can be hard to tackle on both a personal and medical level. We’ve put together some of […]Read More
Why Is Porn So Addicting?
Like any addiction, porn addiction is often marked by an irresistible compulsion. For many addicts, the mere thought of sexual acts or explicit images is enough to trigger the overpowering desire to view pornography. And once they are on that path, there is no stopping them from doing everything they can to get what they […]Read More
Dating Tips For Recovering Sex Addicts
For sex addicts, the prospect of going back to a ‘normal’ routine might seem daunting and fraught with risk. After all, the idea of forming a relationship or even just meeting up with someone for non-platonic reasons raises all sorts of red flags. Given the risks involved, dating again seems to be the last thing […]Read More
How Does A Sex Addict Define Sobriety?
Sobriety is a touchy subject for any addict. For those dealing with sex addiction, the idea of sexual sobriety can be fraught with concern and anxiety. What does sobriety mean for a sex addict? Is it the same as sobriety for alcoholics or drug addicts? What Sexual Sobriety Is–and Isn’t Right at the outset, it […]Read More
Is Full Recovery From Sex Addiction Possible?
Sex addiction is one of the most insidious and most challenging to treat types of addiction. For many in the throes of this addiction, it is also one of the most difficult to recover from. Many people have to go through years of treatment and therapy before they can declare themselves free from the most […]Read More
When Does Loving Sex Become A Sex Addiction?
There are lots of reasons to love sex. Studies show that it triggers the release of endorphins and oxytocins in the brain. Endorphins keep people from being irritable and feeling depressed, while oxytocins make people calm and content. Sex also alleviates stress by reducing the release of cortisol and adrenaline. Improved quality of sleep, stronger […]Read More
How to Overcome Lust
Lust is a hormonal and behavioral cocktail that can be managed. Depending on religious background, it can be a complicated topic to broach, but it’s a natural body function. There are long-term and short-term methods to control lust and its effects on daily life. First, let’s understand where it comes from: Your Body And You, […]Read More
Sex Addiction is Not About the Sex – Here’s Why
Sex addiction is widely recognized in media and society. However, most people don’t truly understand what it is or how it impacts others. Many think that sexual addicts are in it just for the sex, others believe it’s just a show for attention, but sex addiction actually has nothing to do with sex itself. It […]Read More
Is Sex Addiction Genetic? The Answer, Revealed
As the digital age continues to dominate society, more and more people are seeking help with dependencies and addictions related to it. One very common addiction people are struggling with is sex addiction. While it’s been around for a long time, the increase in digital usage has caused it to spike in recent years amongst […]Read More
Talking to Kids About Porn and Cybersex
With the internet slowly dominating the world, it’s not a surprise that many children are growing used to the digital age. Because of this, parents are having to monitor and track how their children are using the internet. Not only is this in an effort to teach them boundaries, but it’s also a way to […]Read More