Definition (courtesy of Wiki): The intentional restriction of oxygen to the brain for sexual arousal.
#1- This sexual act has been nicknamed THE GASPER.
#2- The practice of erotic asphyxiation began in the early 1600s.
#3- Historians feel this probably originated as a result of erections (or ejaculated residue) being discovered on the dead bodies after public hangings.
#4- 250 to 1000 people die each year in the US from this sexual act.
#5- Scandinavia and Germany also lead the way with erotic asphyxiation fatalities.
#6- White males (12-25) are the target most likely to engage in this sort of deviant practice.