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A Unified Theory of Shame

By Daniel Isanov

If you are powerless over your addiction, you might want to consider getting over yourself, especially your self-hatred. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 16, 2013

By Bryan Le

Simply cutting back on smoking may not boost lifespan, Cory Monteith allegedly had alcohol in his room, and new "responsible drinking" campaign shames heavy drinkers. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 4, 2013

By Bryan Le

Vancouver tests out free heroin injection sites, more children poisoned by parents' prescription drugs, and "Grumpy Cat" meme warns teens not to drink and drive. MORE  

Sex Addiction Event Marks Shame's Video Release

By Anna David

Sex addiction experts will gather for a panel discussion on April 17—and you can too. MORE  

The Star of Domestic Violence Class

By Amy Dresner

During my worst relapse, I pulled a knife on my ex and was assigned domestic violence classes. The most terrifying part of it all? In some ways, I'm the healthiest one in the group. MORE  

Shame star Michael Fassbender Talks Sex Addiction

By Valerie Tejeda

In the wake of his movie Shame, the actor speaks knowledgeably on how an addict's pleasure dwindles. MORE  

How Real is Sex Addiction?

By Anna David

Newsweek says sex addiction is rampant, Salon insists it's a myth. What's the truth? Our resident expert struggles to get to the bottom of this slippery subject. MORE  

Video: "Shame" Points Sex Addiction to the Mainstream

By Jennifer Matesa

Director Steve McQueen's new film wows Venice and promises to open up the sex addiction debate. MORE  

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