Latest Hypersexuality Stories

pornography and hypersexuality
2014-07-13 05:34:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When viewing pornographic material, people with compulsive sexual behavior experience brain activity similar to that experienced by drug addicts, according to a University of Cambridge study appearing in the July 11 edition of the journal PLOS ONE. The results of the study lend evidence that the condition, which is also known as hypersexuality or sex addiction, should be viewed as a legitimate mental health disorder and considered...

2014-06-14 23:01:43

DMG Productions explores advancements in outdoor adventure therapy. St. George, UT (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 STAR Guides announced that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr, airing later this year 2014, via Discovery Channel. Dates and show times TBA. STAR Guides is a specialized wilderness treatment program for sexual behavior issues. The first of its kind nationally, STAR Guides offers wilderness therapy that is uniquely designed for adolescents...

Understanding Why We Have A Facebook Addiction: Exclusive
2013-09-19 16:24:23

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We now live in the age of addiction, whether it is to pain medications or the latest Call of Duty installment; in this day-in-age, it seems as though everyone has something they are addicted to. So, in order to understand a little more about how addiction afflicts us, redOrbit reached out to a Denver Health neuro-technologist for answers. The Limbic System, or primitive brain, is the area of the brain that lies on both sides of the...

Is Sex Addiction Real?
2013-07-19 12:11:05

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online UCLA researchers recently wrote a report of their research in the journal Socioaffective Neuroscience and Psychology stating that they have determined that sexual addiction is nothing more than having a highly active libido. Many mental health experts have refused to acknowledge sexual addiction, or "hypersexuality," as a clinical mental disorder. The latest study that measured brain behavior reaffirmed the opinion that most experts...

2012-10-19 17:11:22

UCLA researchers test proposed criteria for diagnosing 'hypersexual disorder' The idea that an individual might suffer from a sexual addiction is great fodder for radio talk shows, comedians and late night TV. But a sex addiction is no laughing matter. Relationships are destroyed, jobs are lost, lives ruined. Yet psychiatrists have been reluctant to accept the idea of out-of-control sexual behavior as a mental health disorder because of the lack of scientific evidence. Now a UCLA-led...

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