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why do i always want sex?think abt it very often, is this sex addiction?24years old

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Nothing wrong.: Your hormones may be playing a part. Healthy and safe sex is good for your health. But create a balance and have other essential priorities in life as well, as respectful friendships, work and family.
Dr. Ana Ochoa
Clinical Psychology 9 years experience
Become awsre: Ask yourself, is this obsession with sex impeding on my three major areas of life? Does it interrupt/make worse any significant relationships I'm in? Does it negatively interfere with work/volunteer time? Does it affect my time or relationship connection with family or friends? If yes, then you have a problem. Get seen by a psychologist who can help you become more balanced in your sexualthoughts

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