Watching pornography can catapult the brain into a catastrophic state

Science is only just beginning to reveal the neurological repercussions of porn consumption.

Pornography has existed throughout recorded history, transforming with the introduction of each new medium. Hundreds of sexually explicit frescoes and sculptures were found in the Mount Vesuvius ruins of Pompeii.

Since the advent of the internet, porn use has skyrocketed to dizzying heights. Pornhub, the world’s largest free porn site, received over 33.5 billion site visits during 2018 alone.

Science is only just beginning to reveal the neurological repercussions of porn consumption. But it is already clear that the mental health and sex lives of its widespread audience are suffering catastrophic effects. From depression to erectile dysfunction, porn appears to be hijacking our neural wiring with dire consequences.

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Lighting the Sacred Fire in Your Relationship


Our ancestors often believed that fire lived inside of wood, and the secret of creating fire released this indwelling sacred force. What’s less obvious is that the heat of our relationships keep us bonded to our partners, provides comfort, warmth and security, and just enough risk to keep life interesting. Fire is created by rubbing two sticks together. Our romantic relationships are created by two people rubbing against one another and creating spark–releasing some of that indwelling fire. How can we as men maintain the spark that keeps a relationship interesting, romantic and fiery? Leer Más

How your parenting style affects your child’s future


A research group led by NISHIMURA Kazuo (Project Professor at the Kobe University Center for Social Systems Innovation) and YAGI Tadashi (Professor at the Doshisha University Faculty of Economics) have released survey results showing that children who receive positive attention and care from their parents have high incomes, high happiness levels, academic success, and a strong sense of morality. These findings will be presented as a discussion paper at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI, a Japanese policy think tank). Leer Más