Posts tagged "sex addiction"

Online Female Sex Addiction: A Problem Largely Underdiagnosed

Women are a lot less likely to come forward with their sex addictions because of stigma, and will often be misdiagnosed as merely “craving validation,” rather than having a full-blown…

Bronwyn Isaac | November 20, 2015 - 9:30 am

WWJDD: “I’m Worried I’m A Nymphomaniac”

Is her insatiable desire for sex a problem or is she experiencing shame over something that’s normal? James Deen has some thoughts…

James Deen | October 9, 2015 - 3:30 pm

The Soapbox: On Sex Addiction, Sex Work & The Wall Street Intern Who Quit Her Job To Pursue Porn

Last week, a Wall Street intern quit her job to pursue porn. Paige Jennings, who goes by Veronica Vain, was working at an Lazard’s alternative-investments marketing group in…

Melissa Petro | January 21, 2015 - 2:00 pm

True Story: My Ex-Boyfriend Was A Porn Addict

“You just don’t know how to get me off,” M. snapped.

Humiliated, tears immediately sprang into my eyes. Every guy I had dated or hooked up with had…

Rachel Khona | May 5, 2014 - 12:00 pm

There’s Full-On Vagina In The Official “Nymphomaniac” Trailer (NSFW)

You’d better watch the full-length trailer for Lars von Trier’s “Nymph()maniac” before YouTube realizes that there’s a fully exposed, bare vagina and pulls it. You can freeze frame and screen…

Ami Angelowicz | November 22, 2013 - 12:40 pm

7 Things You Didn’t Know About Sex Addiction

Before Tiger Woods gave his celebrity endorsement to sex addiction, we debated whether it’s an easy excuse or a mental health issue. But now it seems more people are treating…

Pop Sugar | September 23, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Watch Pink And Mark Ruffalo Play Sex Addicts In “Thanks For Sharing” Trailer

Mark Ruffalo, Pink, and Josh Gad  — who you might recognize from Broadway’s “The Book Of Mormon” — are all sex addicts in a new, actually-looks-good-even-though-Gwyneth-Paltrow-is-in-it dramedy called “Thanks…

Jessica Wakeman | June 26, 2013 - 8:00 pm

Porno ‘Boot Camp’ Helps Teens Tackle Addiction

Know a teen who’s hooked on porn? The Oxbow Academy, a boot-camp style facility in Utah, is treating teenagers with pornography addictions by using holistic therapy, banning phones, and insisting…

Newser | June 22, 2012 - 5:50 pm

Tiger Woods Says Sex Rehab Taught Him No More Sex Without Feelings

What did Tiger Woods learn from his stint in sex addiction rehab? Don’t bang porn stars or strippers — or anyone, for that matter — unless you honestly love ‘em.

Tiffanie Drayton | March 19, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Raquel Welch Thinks Porn Has Made Us All Sex Addicts

“I think we’ve gotten to the point in our culture where we’re all sex addicts, literally. We have equated happiness in life with as many orgasms as you can possibly…

Ami Angelowicz | March 16, 2012 - 9:40 am

Morning Quickies: David Duchovny Pissed At Sex Addiction Book

David Duchovny’s lawyers went off on the New York Post when it ran an article by a psychologist who trashed sex addiction as “nothing more than a pop-psychology phenomenon.”…

Jessica Wakeman | March 9, 2012 - 10:40 am

Michael Fassbender Snubbed For “Shame” Oscar Nomination Because America “Too Scared Of Sex”

“In America they’re too scared of sex, that’s why he wasn’t nominated. If you look at the best actor list you’re saying, ‘Michael Fassbender is not on that list?’ It’s kind…

Jessica Wakeman | February 21, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Former Sex Addict Scott Baio Plans Tell-All Book

Former “Happy Days” pin-up Scott Baio is set to reveal all about his romances and sex romps with stars like Brooke Shields, Lesley Ann Warren and Melissa Gilbert in a steamy new memoir.
Baio, who played Chachi…

Starpulse | February 10, 2012 - 11:50 am

Intervention: Cinderella Is A Sex Addict

Cinderella, she’s got a problem — a sex addiction problem. You wouldn’t think it, with all the crinoline and lace she’s always wearing, but the girl’s got it bad. And…

Julie Gerstein | December 16, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Tim Robbins And Mark Ruffalo To Play Sex Addicts In New Movie

A year after starring in the show “Californication,” a series about a novelist who can’t say no to sex among other vices, David Duchovny checked himself into rehab for sex…

Kate Torgovnick/ | May 14, 2011 - 11:00 am

Dear Wendy: “I’m Dating A Sex Addict”

It’s time again for “Shortcuts.” For every question, I’ll give my advice in three sentences or less, because sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the…

Wendy Atterberry | December 17, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Mother Of A Teenage Sex Addict Is Suing Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks was not “smeyesing” when she heard about a possible lawsuit headed her way. Beverly McClendon, mother of self-proclaimed teen sex addict Jewel Ciera Washington has filed a…

Ami Angelowicz | October 18, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Girl Talk: I’m A Female Sex Addict In Recovery

When people think of sex addiction, they think of men like Tiger Woods and David Duchovny who got caught barreling headfirst down the hedonistic rabbit hole.

But I am…

Abby Lee | August 23, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Beware! The Wii Fit May Make You A Nympho

Please exercise extreme caution while getting fit lest you should become a sex addict. Let this be a warning to all you Wii Fit users out there. A 24-year-old UK…

Ami Angelowicz | April 16, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Does Sex Rehab Work?

With the recent onslaught of celeb infidelity, we’ve seen the term “sex rehab” slinking into headlines with alarming frequency. David Duchovny kicked off the trend last year — the “X…

PopEater | April 6, 2010 - 6:40 pm