Some main issues with porn are that it can lead to isolation, objectification, and shame. Any of those sound like great things for friendships?
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Despite what our porn-obsessed culture may tell you, choosing to reject porn entirely can actually help boost your dating success. Don’t just take our word for it, check these tips out.
Relationship experts, Doctors John and Julie Gottman, explain it this way, “When one person becomes accustomed to [being aroused] to porn, they are actually turning away from intimate interaction.”
Porn divides people in relationships, stunts sexual pleasure, and messes with consumers’ arousal and sexual function. Wouldn’t that make it anything but sex-positive?
The disturbing irony of the #MeToo mindset is that, as a society fights against women’s victimization, it also collectively promotes an industry that inherently, directly, and unapologetically victimizes women: porn.
Women whose male partners watch pornography on a regular basis are more likely to report symptoms of an eating disorder, a new study claims.
Society says it’s not a big deal for partners to have a porn habit, but science and research say otherwise. You deserve to know the facts, and see how porn can seriously affect a relationship.
The fact is, many people who struggle with porn stumbled upon it by accident as kids. Even the most innocent search could lead to a life of accidental porn obsession.
Traditional tools can be time-consuming, aren’t likely to catch deeper issues, expose parents to more information than they need to know, and invades kids’ privacy and trust. It’s a huge pain for you, and let’s face it—kids don’t like it. Thankfully, there is a better way.
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Shame can carry a discouraging weight that makes it impossible for some to change, forgive, or progress. Here’s how shame harms lives affected by porn.