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so this is a dumb

if a drug addict goes to rehab and quits their drug to recover and a sex addict goes to rehab for their addiction, do they have to quit having sex so they can recover??
again i know this is a dumb question but i have been thinking about it for a couple of days. :)

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:21 PM on Mar. 14, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • we don't go to the beach where there are women in bathing suits and we don't see movies that are sexual.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:28 PM on Mar. 14, 2010

  • Yes...there is a show about that. I think it is on TLC. Anyways, their body even goes through withdrawal like a drug addict from the hormones sex produces and the good feeling. They truly are addicted! That actually isnt a dumb question but if I was thinking that for days I would have just googled "sex addiction rehab". Weird thing for hubby to find in your history though! lol

    Answer by amber710 at 4:31 PM on Mar. 14, 2010

  • I think they just have to learn about moderation. It's like people with food addictions can't stop eating, or they die.

    Answer by Pnukey at 4:32 PM on Mar. 14, 2010

  • sex addiction is NOT about sex, it's about trying to find intimacy that they can never attain. They just use sex as a means to an end they can never reach but no, they don't have to give up sex. They just have to try to attain intimacy via other avenues

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:36 PM on Mar. 14, 2010

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