addiction

Dank Recovery Memes and The Quest to Find Humor in Addiction

Timothy Joseph Kavanagh was worried about relapsing. He’d been clean since March 2012, but his brother had recently died in a drunk driving accident and…

The Young Men of r/NoFap Who Use Their Moms for Anti-Masturbation Support

Mike was never crazy about watching porn. Sure, he’d watch it once or twice a week, but his life was fine without it. Or so…

How Does Seltzer Manage to Trick Your Brain?

Once an addict, always an addict. That’s essentially what Dr. Charlie Seltzer, a Philadelphia-based weight-loss physician (and yes, that is his real name), tells me…

Inside the Impossibly Complicated World of Female Sex Addiction

No matter where you stand in the growing debate over whether sex addiction is real or imagined, there’s no denying that it gets its fair…