Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

How far would you go to lose weight? This terrifying weight loss therapy was carried out on a young boy whose weight was getting uncontrollable. 

Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

A towel is set on fire as it lays on his belly

11-year-old Li Hang who weighs over 147kg was set on fire in this bizarre move.

Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

He weighs over 146kg due to a condition he suffers

He is reportedly undergoing a traditional Chinese medicine treatment after is weight blew up due to a rare condition he suffered.

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Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

A nurse in the hospital consoles the young boy through the pain

The treatment includes fire cupping, fire therapy - known as 'huo liao' - and acupuncture.

Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

Fire cupping was also performed on the kid

Pictures from the treatment have emerged and the youngster can be seen screaming in terror as a doctor lights up towels on top of his bare bulging tummy.

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Would you set yourself on fire just to lose weight? This dangerously obese boy did

The fire therapy is used to treat obesity

The therapy is being carried out in a Hospital in China.

These people also tried the fire-cupping therapy for relaxation and they seem to have a more enjoyable experience.

Would you go this far if you had a lot of weight to lose?

Source: Naija.ng

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