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How do you tell if you have a sex addiction or just a high sex drive?

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Dr. Gregg Albers
Addiction Medicine
8 doctors agree

In brief: Addiction

Normal for male sex drive varies greatly, and depends on the partner as well.
If both are satisfied, it is healthy. Often one partner has a higher drive than the other, and has to keep his or her sex drive under control, also healthy. When you have multiple partners, damage your relationship with your current partner, cannot turn off pornography, force a sexual relationship, you are addicted.

In brief: Addiction

Normal for male sex drive varies greatly, and depends on the partner as well.
If both are satisfied, it is healthy. Often one partner has a higher drive than the other, and has to keep his or her sex drive under control, also healthy. When you have multiple partners, damage your relationship with your current partner, cannot turn off pornography, force a sexual relationship, you are addicted.
Dr. Gregg Albers
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Dr. Yash Khanna
You are addicted when you are totally consumed by sex.Porn,multiple partners,wnat to score sexually with as many as you can,and messed up personal relationship and/or marriage
Dr. Shamshad Haroon
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: If dysfunctional

Dopamine is the key to the answer which is pleasure juice which creates highs, check out my utube video, produce your own highs, human being have to understand the difference between happy and high .
Every time we r happy we r not high, every time we r high we r not happy these r 2 diff states, high sex drive may be due to high Dopamine drive , while sex addiction may be a serious obsession.

In brief: If dysfunctional

Dopamine is the key to the answer which is pleasure juice which creates highs, check out my utube video, produce your own highs, human being have to understand the difference between happy and high .
Every time we r happy we r not high, every time we r high we r not happy these r 2 diff states, high sex drive may be due to high Dopamine drive , while sex addiction may be a serious obsession.
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