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Sex addiction gets new classification criteria It's not something people like to talk about. But sex addiction, according to a recent study in the Journal of Sexual Medicine, is indeed a real mental disorder that should be recognized by the DSM-5,... October 24, 2012
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Researchers Say Sex Addiction is a Real Disorder Sex addiction as a mental disorder is a controversial idea, but a new study suggests it may be the case. “Hypersexual disorder” may be added the DSM-5, the next edition of the Diagnostic and Statistic... October 12, 2012
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Definition of a Sex Addict Despite the increase in publicity of sex addiction and more people seeking treatment for it, the mental health community is split on whether it is an actual addiction. While they argue, others are com... July 20, 2011
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Overcoming Sex Addiction Since celebrities like Tiger Woods have admitted to sex addiction, treatment for the problem has skyrocketed. The mental health community is still arguing whether sex addiction is even a real ailment.... June 16, 2011
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Symptoms of Sex Addiction in Men Because of several celebrities seeking treatment for it, sex addiction is the hot new trend in addiction. Therapists actually welcome the publicity that celebrity-suffers bring because it helps bring... April 25, 2011
How Pornography Drugs & Changes Your Brain by Donald L. Hilton, Jr.While some have avoided using the term "addiction" in the context of natural compulsions such as uncontrolled sexuality, overeating, or gambling, let us consider current scient...
Athletes and Sex Addiction Psychotherapist Carol Hendler says the more we learn about athletes who have multiple affairs the more they may fit the profile of a sex addict. Source: citrusdaily.com and Assoc. Press Youtube chann...
Video: The Signs Of Sexual Addiction The Signs Of Sexual addictionAddictions Treatment Specialist Mavis Humes Baird On The Distinction Between Moral And Addictive ObsessionsWhat is the difference between loving sex and having a sexual ad...
Dealing With Porn Addiction By Sarah Stefanson, Sex Education Correspondent, AskMenBefore the internet was ubiquitous in every aspect of our lives, porn addiction was for the creepy lifelong bachelor or the lonely guy with mommy...
Is Sex Addiction a Sickness, Or Excuse to Behave Badly? By Melinda Beck, Wall Street Journal   [excerpts]Sex addiction seems to be popping up all over.Actor David Duchovny checked into a rehab facility for sexual addiction in August -- just befor...
What can Choke and Californication teach us about sex addiction? By Daniel Engber, SLATESome addictions are funnier than others. There aren't many good heroin comedies; not even Ben Stiller can wring a laugh out of smoking crack. Alcoholism, on the other hand, has...
Does sex addiction exist? BBC NewsSex therapists would argue it is a real addiction with serious consequences.But others in psychiatry and psychotherapy argue it is not comparable to substance addiction and should not be class...
Video: Can sex addicts be involved in loving relationships? It's my experience that true sex addicts, love addicts, do not have the tools to have healthy, ongoing, ebb and flow relationships. They're very rocky and their preoccupations are such that it's diff...
Addicted to love? By Brian Alexander, MSNBC Debate simmers over whether sex addiction truly exists Experts continually debate whether sexual addiction is a real problem. Some argue that there is no such thing, and tha...