Archives for January, 2013

Addictions

When Drugs And Sex Are A Single Addiction

Two Behaviors: One Addiction?

Although the intersection of stimulant abuse and sexual behavior is extremely under-researched, in recent years it has become increasingly apparent that there are many individuals who abuse or are addicted to stimulants who consistently fuse their drug use with sexual activity. It is also clear that when a stimulant drug addict consistently fuses drugs with sex, the sexual fantasy/behavior can both reinforce the intensity and frequency of chronic or binge drug...
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Relationships

Love: The Healthy Addiction?

Some Famous Quotes about Love to Get Us Started:
"One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love." – Sophocles

"To be in love is merely to be in a state of perceptual anesthesia." – Mencken

"Sometimes love is stronger than a man's convictions." – Isaac Bashevis Singer

"Loves makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place." – Zora Neale Hurston
So, What...
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Fantasy

Men, Women, and Sexual Objectification

Mars and Venus

Men and women typically experience sex - both fantasy and reality - in different ways. It has long been known that when it comes to sex men tend to be visually oriented, whereas women tend to be more interested in a connection or relationship. Basically, when a man sexually admires a woman, he is usually focused on certain body parts and their potential use for him (as sexual objects). When viewing pornography,...
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