Although porn was a problem for me (once to twice a day since age 12, I am 34 now), I was obviously not addicted, because it was no problem cutting it. Reading success stories on yourbrainonporn.com convinced me it was the right idea. I've had lots of sex the last 10 years, but had problems with ED.
As I have reached 100 days for the first time, I'd like to write a little account of the benefits I have personally noticed, which are mainly psychological but also physical. Hopefully this will motivate some of you who are struggling. I will say that I wasn't a huge addict; my porn viewing was more of a deep-rooted compulsion which had been going on for many years, starting at age 13/14 (I'm now 21).
So here I am. I won't say any clichés like "It's been a hell of a journey" and don't expect anything wise or life-changing. That's just how I am, a cynical asshole. BUT! I will say that nofap changed my life. Simple as that.
I feel like a better, more developed, more mature person. I feel like I have a chance now to reach my full potential.
I'm 25/m. I've been doing NoFap for a year and this is the first time I've reached 90 days with absolutely no porn and no edging (I had a previous streak where I reached 90, but was edging every day). I would describe this streak more as hard medicine than a nutritious meal - more about recovery and discipline and less about superpowers or things happening in my life. I have chosen to wait until NoFap is finished before seeking a woman.
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