Axar.az
UP
23 May 2018


Dozens of Germans die every year while masturbating

Home page Health
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

Many German citizens reportedly end up killing themselves every year not as part of some suicide attempt but while seeking pleasure.

Axar.az reports citing sputniknews.com.

While the act of masturbation itself is highly unlikely to kill you, certain practices employed by people during this process to enhance their pleasure can be quite lethal, a lesson some learn the hard way.

According to German magazine Focus, while officially only one or two Germans perish annually while masturbating, a large number of such deaths end up unreported as relatives of the deceased often consider the circumstances too shameful to report.

The most common cause of death appears to be hypoxyphilia or autoerotic asphyxiation – a practice that involves a person deliberately restricting the flow of oxygen to their brain in order to enhance sexual arousal.
One such incident took place in December in Hesse where the body of a man was found chained in his own basement, with local authorities concluding that the death occurred due to an "autoerotic accident."

Date
2018.02.10 / 20:30
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

An egg a day could stave off heart disease and stroke

India on alert as Nipah virus claims another life

Missing microbes 'cause' childhood cancer

Alarmed by outbreak, Congo begins Ebola vaccination

Girl gives parrot CPR, bringing it back to life - Video

Abbas hospitalized in Ramallah for medical tests

Are we eating our meals at the wrong times?

Royal wedding 2018: Meghan Markle's father will not attend

Meet the man who saved 2.4M babies in 60 years

US First Lady undergoes kidney surgery at military hospital

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla