Recovering people may be wondering about their sexuality. This list of sexuality facts may help. How often? According to the National Opinion Research Center, the average couple reports having sex 66 times a year. Married adults under age 30 say they have sex an average of 109 times a year. The average number drops to …∞
Porn-Induced Erectile Dysfunction Is A Growing Problem Some recovering alcoholics, addicts, gamblers and co-dependents may have used masturbation to replace sexual relations. While some loss of libido may be due to the actions of alcohol or drugs often it may be due to excessive use of printed or internet porn such as that described below. …∞
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Married men often labelled as sexual addicts seek help after being discovered to have broken monogamy rules for sexual behavior through their use of masturbation, pornography, cybersex, commercial sex involvement, bizarre sexual pursuits, or affairs. This study analyzed the sexual patterns and dynamics of 30 men who presented to one clinician between 2005 and 2009. …∞
Accepted norms of sexual behavior and attitudes vary greatly within and among different cultures. Generally, what is normal and abnormal cannot be defined readily. However, when sexual behavior or difficulties bother a person or their partner or cause harm, treatment is warranted. Societal attitudes about sexuality also change with time, as has occurred with the …∞
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“Seeking sexual satisfaction is a basic desire, and masturbation is often our first teen natural sexual activity. It’s the way we discover our eroticism, the way we learn to respond sexually, the way we learn to love ourselves and to build self-esteem.” -Betty Dodson, renowned artist, author and sex educator And, said Woody Allen, Masturbation! …∞
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According to the latest research as far as women are concerned the size of a man’s penis is immaterial.
Image via Wikipedia The wide range of sexual practices between individuals can provide pleasure and allow for creative self-expression. By implementing the protective measures described here, people in recovery can be assured healthy enjoyment of the following sexual practices. Masturbation (manual or other nonpenetrative stimulation of oneself or a partner for sexual pleasure) Self-stimulation involves …∞
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Test Yourself Have you ever thought you needed help for your sexual thinking or behavior? That you’d be better off if you didn’t keep “giving in”? That sex or stimuli are controlling you? Have you ever tried to stop or limit doing what you felt was wrong in your sexual behavior? Do you resort to …∞
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Women contemplating or are in recovery from alcoholism or addiction may be concerned about sex post-menopause. This article may help give hope and debunk some myths. Sex after menopause brings more than pleasure. It lowers blood pressure, boosts immunity and reduces pain, according to a mass of evidence that has been piling up in recent …∞
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Have vaginal orgasm and be happy Having a penis-vaginal orgasm rather than just clitoral stimulation or masturbation results in a better life. Researchers studied over 1,200 women in Sweden and found that vaginal orgasm resulted in greater satisfaction with sex life, mental health, relationships with partners and friends, and life in general. Additionally these women …∞
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