Sex Addiction Symptoms, Causes & Remedies
A hyper-sexual disorder, sexual addiction is a state in which a person finds himself preoccupied with sexual thoughts and experiences a strong sexual desire that is difficult to control. Often the sufferers have underlying problems, including anxiety (Foods for Anxiety Reduction), stress (Psychological Stress & Adrenaline), shame, or depression, which are responsible for their strange sexual behavior.
Possible Signs of Sex Addiction
If a loved one is taking part in some of the following activities excessively, it may indicate that they are suffering from sexual addiction:
- Collections of sex magazines.
- Watching pornography.
- Thinking about sex for long periods while forgetting about everything else.
- Excessive masturbation.