My Strange Addiction

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

OCD docuseries is more voyeuristic than informative.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 10 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 14+

Funny sometimes but also sad might give kids nightmares

Ok, one episode I’ve seen was so funny I literally fell off my couch laughing, that one is, drumroll please.... I wanna be a couch It was ABSOLUTELY HILARIOUS but the other ones were sad like addicted to eating bricks. Some were somewhat inappropriate such as a man who was in a sexual relationship with a car. Just depends on the episode

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
age 18+

Self Harm I

This show is so disturbing to me, I can't believe it's on the air. My close friend have an 11 year old who secretly watched it and started self harming. It may the show, but an child with issues may think that the behaviour is interesting and try it. I truly can't believe it's rated pg.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

TV Details

  • Premiere date: December 29, 2010
  • Network: TLC
  • Genre: Reality TV
  • TV rating: TV-PG
  • Last updated: July 2, 2022

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