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11 Dec 2009

Serious question for sexologist about taboo practices
Certain acts for gratification have never really been spoken about, because maybe people are embarrased or find them totally perverted and disgusting. I would like to ask whether these practices are really uncommon, I refer to acts like watersports and more intense " sports" .

From a psychological perspective, why are people interested in that and how common is it really?

This is a serious enquiry.

thank you.
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01 Jan 0001

I'm afraid I cannot give actual prevalence rates, few studies ask this question and I don't currently have access to those that exist, but I am aware that there is a small proportion of individuals who do find sexual activity involving urination or faecal matter, or simply watching someone else urinating or their stools, to be erotic. The reasons for this are not always clear. In some cases this may be linked to childhood abuse (physical, sexual or emotional), in others there is some other early erotic association that may or may not be easily identified where the association between sexual excitement and the fetish object/act took place.
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