Welcome to The Official Choking Game Awareness website
The DB Foundation (DBF) is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization comprised of parents, teachers, medical professionals, law enforcement
officers etc. from communities across the United States promoting education and awareness in efforts to reduce death and injury caused
by a teen risk behavior commonly known as 'The Choking Game'.
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Since it's conception in 2006, DBF has been tracking this high risk teen behavior and leading the fight for effective
education and awareness.
Every child is at risk of being tempted to 'play' this 'game'. Many tween
and teens engaging in this activity perceive no risk, often stating "No one ever dies from fainting" Education of
the very real, potentially fatal, risks associated with participating is the essential element to risk reduction and prevention.
deprivation practices are not new. What is new is the speed at which the information transfer occurs. Children growing
up with current technology learn about risky behaviors through friends, mutual friends and video sharing website at warp speed.