Link to Cecil's column on autoerotic asphixiation

Since the subject has come up with the death of David Carradine, here is the Straight Dope on the subject.

has studies been done to see if this could possibly be a desease that some people have or are they just outright gone bonkers when it comes to sex?

Yes, Grasshopper.

Welcome, naynay. Since Annie-Xmas has foresightedly started a thread and provided a link, I’ve merged your thread into hers.

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