asphyxia

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a condition in which insufficient or no oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged on a ventilatory basis

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Other means of producing autoerotic asphyxia include a plastic bag, chest compression, and inhalation of chemicals such as nitrous oxide.
And although many of the bedroom problems are played for laughs, there's a darker side developing too as Linda is called out to give her expert opinion on a young woman who is the apparent victim of autoerotic asphyxia and also faces some devastating relationship news of her own.