Pornography Use and Addiction - 33% of men 18-30 "addicted" or "unsure" (2014)

PollResults are from a nationwide study. First, the participants were asked to identify their frequency of viewing pornography. Second, they were asked if they thought they viewed pornography too much. Third, they were asked if they felt that they were addicted to pornography. One-third (33%) of men between the ages of 18 and 30 either think that they are addicted or are unsure if they are addicted to pornography.

Age 25 - ED, mild OCD, generalized & social anxiety, femdom fetish & prone masturbation: but I made it!

couple in bedI'm 25. I've a huge femdom fetish that started about 12. Internet porn at 14 and high-speed video porn at 16/17. From 17-24 it was porn and masturbation every single day. Without fail for a lot of years. I had extreme social anxiety that didn't come from porn, but the porn made it ten times worse. I also had mild OCD and just general anxiety.

Age 29 - Had sex for the first time in 10 years!

happy coupleI've been masturbating to porn daily since I was about 8 years old. The first two, and previous to nofap only, times I had sex, were not very good.

Interview with Noah B.E. Church (author of WACK)

Noah B.E. ChurchNoah B. E. Church is a wildland firefighter, EMT, tutor, entrepreneur, speaker, and author. At 24 years old, he’s also a recovering porn addict. Having first encountered internet pornography at the age of nine, it wasn’t until very recently that he realised how badly his porn habit had affected his sexual and emotional well-being.

Following his recovery, Church wrote down his own story as a form of catharsis, but this soon grew in a short non-fiction title, Wack: Addicted to Internet Porn, which he released earlier this year. The book is an attempt to look at current research into porn addiction, and to help others realise the negative effect it could be having on their lives, and escape the addiction.

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Fleshlight v. Dating Tips - Giving up is on the riseAsk The Academy [Sample newsletter] Girlfriend and hardmode, is it possible? To other people reading the newsletter who may not know, NoFap’s Hard Mode refers to deliberately abstaining from orgasm, even with a partner, throughout NoFap’s challenges.

Study: porn blamed for decreased sexual desire & increased sexual dysfunctions in teens, Dr. Carlo Foresta (2014)

Thumbnail of article in ItalianComments: The following (roughly) translated articles contain quotes and describe studies (in press) by Italian urology professor, President of the Italian Society of Reproductive Pathophysiology, and author of some 300 academic papers, Carlo Foresta.

90 days - Delayed ejaculation cured, more confident, cheerful and calm

happy coupleI spent my whole life watching porn, it destroyed my last relationship (ended six months ago) and worst of all, despite having a reputation for being somewhat of a ladies' man, I have delayed ejaculation which has caused me and my partners frustration.

Age 20 - ED Cured! No more need for Viagra!

loversI have reached the 5 month mark for nofap now and I almost think of it as a good luck charm now and am too scared to stop it as everything has been going so well for me since I have started it.

ED - erections are much stronger; huge confidence boost

musclesI tried to reach 90 days without PMO 2 times before and failed miserably. Then I figured that you can rewire your brain easier if you go hard mode or even monk mode. The key is to divert your attention, change your focus to something else, some kind of activity whenever you start thinking about porn, sex, girls or when you consider relapsing.

Age 28 - 1 year: improved sex and relationship

young coupleI'll start by saying that everyone who's looking to improve the sexual and relationship parts of their lives needs to start NoFap. Before NoFap, life was good, except I had a big void when it came to romantic relationships. Since ending my PMO addiction that's completely changed.

ED - I was told masturbation was healthy. It cost me my dream.

cricketHow can I find the words to thank you all at no fap? I was groomed to be playing for a major cricket team, and even touted as the best in my field, twice representing my country in the under 18's. But disaster struck early. On trials I would freeze up. My coach slowly began losing confidence. I honestly did not know why.

Age 24 - ED & brain fog gone, happier, more productive, less anxious & selfish

happy guyHi all, I'm just dropping into write my 83 day report, funnily I missed my 60 day report because I was too busy at the time just cracking on with things to really notice. However I understand the importance of sharing knowledge on a subject such as this,

Age 24 - PMO almost destroyed my life. Now - So much happier & healthier

happy guytl;dr - PMO almost destroyed my life.... discovered NoFap... drastically changed things... got happier :D... NoFap challenge works I swear. 100 days baby!

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