The Myth of Porn Addiction

COMPARISON OF ADDICTION PREVALENCE: GAMBLING VS. COMPULSIVE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR

SOURCE: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4990495/figure/F1/

 

LIFETIME ESTIMATES OF SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER

(Likelihood that substance use disorder–past or present–exists in someone with a behavioral addiction).

SOURCE: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3164585/

 

INCREASED SENSITIVITY TO EROTIC REWARD CUES IN SUBJECTS WITH COMPULSIVE SEXUAL BEHAVIORS

SOURCE: https://www.yourbrainonporn.com/increased-sensitivity-erotic-reward-cues-subjects-compulsive-sexual-behaviors-2015

 

SEXUAL COMPULSIVITY SCALE

SOURCE: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10720160802035816?journalCode=usac20