Tiger Woods sex addiction

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Tiger Woods: I Must 'Feel Something' for Women

Hank Haney's book depicts golfer as a cheap, rude, porn-loving egomaniac

(Newser) - So just what did Tiger Woods learn from sex therapy? “There are some girls who are going to be after me even more now, especially the wild ones,” Woods apparently told his old swing coach, Hank Haney. "But what I learned is that for the rest of... More »

Inside the Sex Addiction Crisis

The epidemic afflicts millions of Americans

(Newser) - With the Tiger Woods scandal officially behind us, the Daily Beast looks into our nation's sex addiction epidemic—which now afflicts more than 9 million people and employs some 1,500 sex therapists. “Where it used to be 40- to 50-year-old men seeking treatment, now there are more... More »

10 Lessons From Tiger

Woods can teach us all a thing or two

(Newser) - Say what you will about Tiger Woods, but the cheating golfer has taught us quite a bit about sexting, rehab, and how to keep your affairs quiet. Mary Elizabeth Williams offers up the top 10 lessons from Tiger, at Salon :
  • Who not to hook up with: Skip women named “
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Elin Visits Tiger's Sex Rehab Halfway House

Nordegren, Woods under same roof again—briefly

(Newser) - Tiger Woods and wife Elin Nordegren may have actually spent a few hours under the same roof—albeit a roof belonging to a sex rehab halfway house. Woods is back in therapy after spending six weeks at Mississippi’s Pine Grove center, but he’s moved to a private home—... More »

Enquirer: Tiger Hooked on Drugs, Too

Woods returned to rehab for substance abuse, not sex addiction: tab

(Newser) - Tiger Woods isn't just a great golfer and a sex addict—he's a drug addict, too, according to the National Enquirer . Woods "blamed a lot of his cheating behavior on his drug addiction, saying that the drugs were responsible for impairing his judgment," but wife Elin Nordegren isn't... More »

Move Over, Tiger: Every Man's a Sex Addict

Having a male libido isn't a medical condition, psychiatrist writes

(Newser) - Sex addiction is just another term for a condition that affects all men at some point in their lives, and it shouldn't be treated like a medical condition, writes Dr. T. Byram Karasu. Unlike addiction to cigarettes or cocaine, "sex addiction" is a result of the biological urge to... More »

Tiger Returning to Rehab

Woods' statement comes during week-long therapy break

(Newser) - Tiger Woods' much-anticipated statement to the press comes during a break from his therapy, according to a letter from PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem obtained by AP . Fellow golfers have slammed Woods for choosing to make his first public comments since his car crash and subsequent scandals during the Match... More »

Elin Picks Tiger Up at Sex Rehab

Woods completes treatment, leaves with Nordegren

(Newser) - Tiger Watch 2010 continues, with the sex-addled golfer graduating from rehab. Wife Elin flew to Mississippi to pick him up after he completed treatment for sex addiction at Gentle Path, Radar reports. Today the couple is flying home, where Tiger will see his kids for the first time in more... More »

Where in the World Is Tiger Woods?

His yacht is in Florida, but he's supposedly in sex rehab—so who's on it?

(Newser) - If Tiger Woods is in sex rehab in Mississippi then who’s using his yacht? The humorously-named Privacy docked at its North Palm Beach port yesterday, and a witness saw the boat being stocked up with food and supplies, reports TMZ —which, late last month, also reported that a... More »

Mistress Dishes on Tiger Woods' All-Night Romps

Call girl Loredana Jolie says sex rehab won't cure golfer's addiction

(Newser) - Loredana Jolie, the very same alleged mistress who claimed Tiger Woods engaged in some gay romps , doesn’t think the golfer’s stint in sex rehab will help his “abnormal” sexual appetite. “He would engage in sex from 9pm until the sun came up the next morning,”... More »

Elin Visits Tiger in Sex Rehab

Nordegren, Woods working on marriage as another mistress emerges

(Newser) - Tiger Woods’ wife joined him for five days to participate in his sex addiction treatment, and Radar wants you to know they have news exclusively. Except that People has it too, with residents of Hattiesburg, Miss., home of the Gentle Path sex addiction clinic reporting Tiger-and-Elin sightings. Elin Nordegren flew... More »

Inside Tiger Woods' Sex Rehab

Benoit Denizet-Lewis details Woods' treatment

(Newser) - Finally, just what you’ve been waiting for: An analysis of exactly what Tiger Woods is going through at sex rehab, courtesy of New York Times contributor and recovering sex addict Benoit Denizet-Lewis . A source confirms Woods is indeed in Mississippi’s Pine Grove/Gentle Path program, which Denizet-Lewis visited while... More »

Tiger Woods: The Real and the Fake

He couldn't hide his real self forever, writes Buzz Bissinger

(Newser) - Tiger Woods has suffered the greatest popularity fall opinion polls have ever recorded for a nonpolitician and the inevitable clash between image and reality is to blame, writes Buzz Bissinger. In an era in which sports stars are expected to screw around, he created a public persona as the perfect... More »

Woods Enters Arizona Rehab

Golfer may be seeking help for sex addiction

(Newser) - Tiger Woods has entered rehab—possibly for sex addiction—at a cushy Arizona facility, pushed by an entourage desperate for him to start repairing his badly damaged image. “He has been there for a few days since his handlers forced him to enter the program,” a source tells... More »

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