A new study recently came out that supposedly sheds some light on the issue of porn addiction. Unless you have been living in complete isolation, porn addiction is rather a hot topic right now. With Josh Duggar copping to being a porn addict in the wake of the Ashley Madison scandal, debate on whether or not porn addiction is real has been more prevalent than usual.
Of course, a lot of the problem is the word “addict” in the first place in this context. As a sex addict, who has been to rehab, I have heard many times how sex addiction doesn’t exist. To a degree, I understand that. It certainly is hard to wrap one’s head around the idea that one could be addicted to beating off while staring at a screen, or in my case, to manipulating women and having sex with multiple partners.
According to the study, while one may feel he or she has an addiction to porn, that isn’t the issue at all.… Read the rest