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Online Sex Addiction

One type of internet addiction is online sex addiction. For people who are hooked on the internet, internet sex addiction can replace real sexual relationships.

Online Dating Safety Tips For Men Seeking Women
Many men are attracted to the idea of internet dating. What easier way of meeting your pick of women according to your own criteria? However, there are risks, and following these online dating safety tips can reduce those risks.

How to Internet Date Safely
Many adults are attracted to the idea of internet dating -- you can see the person before you meet them, and the site will screen the person. But internet dating is just as risky as regular dating. Following these tips on how to internet date safely could keep you from making a serious mistake.

What is PnP?
Glossary definition of PnP or PNP.

Internet Sex Addiction
Describes issues related to internet sex addiction, sexual activity facilitated through the internet and modern technology.

Types of Cybersex User
Research shows that there are five different types of cybersex user, and not all of them have cybersex addiction or sexual problems.

Risks of Cybersex

Real life scenarios that have occured as a result of people engaging in cybersex. Part of the attraction of cybersex, or internet based sexual activity, is that it can feel safe and anonymous to the user. In reality, it is anything but. Your activity on the internet is very accessible to others, many of whom do not have your best interests at heart.

Is Online Infidelity Really Cheating?
If you aren't even touching the other person, how can online infidelity really be cheating?

Five Signs of Online Cheating
Five possible signs of online cheating may shed some light on whether your partner is having an online affair. None of these clues, on their own, prove an affair.

Why Did My Cheating Spouse Have an Online Affair?
Why are people in real relationships drawn to having online affairs?

What is Sexting
Definition of sexting.

To Sext or Not to Sext -- Should I Text a Sexy Picture to My Boyfriend?
My boyfriend has asked me to sext a naked picture of myself to him. Can I get in trouble for sexting?

Screen Time Monitoring Form
Self monitoring form for assessing and tracking your screen time and online activities.

Five Types of Internet Abuse Used to Cyberbully
Predators and bullies are increasingly using internet abuse to cyberbully their victims. Cyberbullies can range from sexual predators and pedophiles to immature schoolkids. Yet the whole spectrum of cyberbullying can have serious, even life threatening consequences. Know each type of internet abuse, and how to protect yourself and your...

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