Sex addiction can include several different types of behavior, ranging from sexual encounters with multiple partners outside a marriage to excessive online pornography use. Definitions of sexual addiction continue to remain a source of debate, but medical news articles have highlighted the term as part of larger addiction-focused conferences. This shift in thought – placing sexual addiction within the context of other addictions and within the context of being brain-based – may reflect new ways of thinking about and treating sexual addiction.
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