Sunday, July 09, 2006
The Internet addiction threatening our society - Cardinal George Pell
We have long recognised drug addicts, alcoholics and compulsive gamblers, but only recently have we begun to focus on compulsive and disordered sexuality.
It is still among the least understood of all the addictions, although now a major social problem and public health issue.
A sexual addict cannot break free from escalating sexual behaviour which brings damaging consequences. They become addicted to the neuro-chemical changes in the body, produced by sexual activity.