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Sylmar, CA
A 24-year-old male asked about a 22-year-old female:

is it had to be a sex addic?

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Dr. Frank Lane
Psychiatry 39 years experience
Good question! hard?: Nature designed us for sexual reproduction, complete with hormones, pubertal transformations, physical capacity and appetite. But how much is too much? There is a difference between chemical addictions and compulsive behaviors. Most clinicians would consider compulsive sexual behavior to be a problem and "addictions" are behaviors over which there is a sense of loss of control and harmful results.

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