For some people, sex is just as addictive as drugs. Brain scans reveal that pornography triggers the same brain activity as drug addiction in sex addicts.
Three percent of women are addicted to sex, according to German scientists.
Very religious people are more likely to think they're addicted to porn, according to a new study.
The American Association for Family and Marriage Therapy estimates that as many as 12 million Americans are addicted to sex. However, new research suggests that sex addiction is not a real neurological or physiological disorder, but instead just a case of heightened libido.
An anonymous man by the name of "Steve" has come forward to tell his story of volunteering himself for chemical castration after his rape and murder fantasies started to spin out of control.
According to the study, 20.4 percent of respondents masturbated three times a day or more.
Soon after reports that sex addiction has not been included as a mental disorder in DSM-5, here comes a report on similar grounds from a leading expert which suggests that many teenagers are suffering from sex addiction, and easy access to online pornography and poor sex education are to be blamed for the same.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.