When the brain generates dopamine, it’s all too easy to confuse ecstasy with love or to forget about the person who really matters in your life.Sex and its after-glow have a way of turning even the chronically normal into honorary bipolars.This translates to two of you not thinking with your brains.Consider the voice of dopamine when making relationship decisions.
Nymphomania and satyriasis were terms previously used for the condition, in women and men respectively.
Contemporary names include compulsive masturbation, compulsive sexual behavior, There is little consensus among experts as to the causes of hypersexuality.
Some research suggests that some cases can be linked to biochemical or physiological changes that accompany dementia.
Psychological needs also complicate the biological explanation, which identifies the temporal/frontal lobe of the brain as the area for regulating libido.
Persons suffering from injuries to this part of the brain are at increased risk for aggressive behavior and other behavioral problems including personality changes and socially inappropriate sexual behavior such as hypersexuality.