The Benefits Of Quitting Porn
Thanks to the internet and several other technological advancements, porn is part of so many lives. It’s quick to access and easy to get addicted. In fact, it’s already a type of epidemic that is slowly ruining people’s lives. If not controlled then it becomes an obsession. Here are some benefits to consider when quitting porn while you’re ahead.
You Get More Free Time
Think about it for a second. A guy or girl that who love to get their daily fix of porn, probably spend quite a lot of time watching it. For those who are really obsessed the whole day can go by without them noticing. Your life literally starts to backtrack, because you can’t think about anything but porn.
Now take it away and see what you’re left with. You are left with time to do other things, meet people and discover other things in life worth trying. All the time you wasted on porn can be constructively directed into a better direction.
You Gain Self-Respect
For the most part, guys who are addicted to porn don’t have much self-esteem. And chances are they don’t like themselves very much. Porn has a way of breaking you down mentally and physically, ultimately leaving you with an empty shell for a body.
But once you can get out of the grip you’ll realise that you actually like yourself. And this is going to influence how other people see you as well.
Sex Becomes Realistic Again
As strange as it may be to fathom, the more porn you watch the less you’re going to like in real life. Sex isn’t the same thing as watching porn, just like you can’t compare a video game to real war. See this TED Talk as the Speaker explains what happened in his Life because of a porn addiction.
Porn changes your reality when it comes to sex, and it makes it less enjoyable.
There’s Nothing To Hide
Do you have sleepless nights, wondering when your partner, lover or child is going to see the porn? Constantly having to lie and hide these things will eventually get to you. And if you’re not careful, you can get comfortable in this different persona where nothing’s the truth. Fox News explains the negative impacts of porn – http://www.foxnews.com/health/2015/10/14/5-ways-porn-affects-brain.html
You Get Back Control
Take a good look at your life right now. Are you where you want to be? Are you depressed because all your friends moved on, but you got stuck watching porn all day? There’s a whole world just waiting to be explored, but the porn just doesn’t want to let you go.
The moment you can stop porn from ruling your life is the moment you discover you’ve got a lot more control. And this feeling of control is great.
Some Final Thoughts
Falling into the trap of watching porn too much can and will ruin your life. You are in the position to quit porn, you just have to make that conscious right now. Reach out to friends, family, groups, or any other healthy support structure available you, such as Self Help organisations. One review service that does a good job of explaining the negative aspects of porn and how to break the cycle is – Self-HelpReviews.org and Self-HelpReviews social media.
Just remember, the porn doesn’t really control you. It’s just something you need to see for what it is.