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See below...: Fetishism is regarded as normal variations of human sexuality, unobjectionable as long as all people involved feel comfortable. It is regarded as a mental disorder/disorder of sexual preference if it causes significant psychosocial distress for the person or has detrimental effects on important areas of their lives. When in doubt, consult with a specialist (psychologist or psychiatrist). ...Read more
Emotions are strong: Most fetishes, including the attaction and pleasures that come from lingerie, are very deep seated and resist ordinary attempts at removal. Lingerie fetish takes the form of voyeurism and personal wearing of lingerie in an inappropriate manner. This can be suppressed from social pressure but is likely to remain underneath. Indulged in carefully, it is rarely harmful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fetish: Fetishism is an abnormal response to sexual interaction and it can have a negative impact on relationships. " a true fetishist cannot have a satisfying sexual experience without it, and it's a problem, often interfering with real intimacy and sometimes resulting in destructive behavior." it will not cause a diesease http://health.Howstuffworks.Com/sexual-health/sexuality/5-most-common-fetishes.Htm. ...Read more
Fetish: Fetishism is an abnormal response to sexual interaction and it can have a negative impact on relationships. "a true fetishist cannot have a satisfying sexual experience without it, and it's a problem, often interfering with real intimacy. Generally, a fetish is pretty harmless and will not result in an health problems. ...Read more
Distressing anyone?: Fetishism is regarded as normal variations of human sexuality, unobjectionable as long as all people involved feel comfortable. It is regarded as a mental disorder/disorder of sexual preference if it causes significant psychosocial distress for the person or has detrimental effects on important areas of their lives. You be the judge; u sound playful but if u need help, consult with a specialist. ...Read more
Navel fetishism: Belly button fetishism is a partialism in which an individual is sexually attracted to the human navel. In an article published in the 1975 issue of the psychoanalytic quarterly, psychiatrist gert heilbrunn specified that a sexual partialism for navels is a subtype of fetishism in which an individual displays a lifelong erotic preoccupation with the navel.En.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/navel_fetishism. ...Read more
It depends: It depends on the fetish. Certainly masochistic practices can potentially harm you. ...Read more
Sex therapist: I had a psychoanalyst supervisor who once said the only thing that would surprise him would be a pregnant man! (:. ...Read more
Learn to control...,: His/her impulses in the public and practice that only with consensual partner to reduce interference with his/her social and interpersonal life to a minimum. ...Read more
What do you suggest if i'm into vorephilia, macrophilia and fat fetishism. How do I tell my parents?
Why?: You are 35 years old and you do not have to share this with your parents unless you feel that they can help you or you need their sup[port. You need to consult a psychiatrist who can help you get medications and therapy so you can help deal with these problems. ...Read more
Partialism? Yes.: Partialism is a fetishistic behavior characterized by sexual arousal by specific body parts and you must experience either personal distress over the behavior and/or social or occupational impairment as a result. Treatment involves individual psychotherapy and occasionally medications are prescribed. ...Read more
I think I have school uniform fetishism. I also get Weird dreams of gay sex. How to overcome this?
Not quite: 302.3 is the code in DSM-5. It is controversial since it is treated similarly to other behavioral 'choices' that have a potential for harm to another like pedophilia. The protest is serious and strong, but it may or may not be successful for the next revision to have it removed. If not ego-dystonic (makes the person unhappy), most therapists will not be likely to see it as a disorder IMHO. ...Read more
Am I dying?
We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more