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Most research in the area puts sexual desire low on the list of reasons people assault children. This change came after researchers began documenting in mainstream journals the wide variations in human sexuality. The Associated Press. Hypersexual disorder is currently defined only insofar as it causes distress: When you lose your job because you need to keep having sex, or when your relationship falls apart because you lose all interest in sex, you may have reason to seek care.
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The passage of this law led to similar laws in other states such as Florida's Statute Section
Today, the psychiatric establishment still uses a diagnosis of hypersexual disorder , but the concept has shifted from a more rigid imposition of norms to an idea about how a person relates to sex. The medication will have to be administered until a judge, not a doctor, deemed it no longer necessary.
But unlike other therapeutic approaches, chemical castration or surgical castration, for that matter does not address the antisocial instincts that often underlie such crimes. The state Senate on Tuesday, May 14, , passed the bill that would make performing an abortion at any stage of pregnancy a felony.