|The Choking Game Movie Picture -- Nina and Taryn|
- 1 in 16 kids surveyed in Oregon have tried The Choking Game
- The CDC estimates that 800 to 1,000 children between the ages of 10 through 19 die every year from playing the choking game.
- 86 percent of parents report not having known about the game prior to their child's involvement
- 74 percent of fatalities caused by the game occur with an adult in the vicinity
Tune in this Saturday and check local listings on Lifetime Movie Network for additional showings in the coming weeks. Diana Lopez's novel CHOKE, published by Scholastic in 2012, is available wherever books are sold.