- Li Hang, from China’s Harbin city, suffers from Prader-Willi Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder
- The child weighed 26.2 stone (368 pounds) in March and underwent a gastric bypass surgery
- However, his weight soon bounced back and he is currently going through slimming treatment
- Doctors use traditional Chinese medicine techniques such as fire therapy and acupuncture
An 11-year-old boy who weighs 23 stone (330 pounds) is going through frightening traditional Chinese medicine treatment in a desperate attempt to lose weight.
Li Hang is undergoing various treatment including fire cupping, fire therapy and acupuncture at a hospital in Changchun city, north-east China’s Jilin Province.
The child suffers from Prader-Willi Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder characterised by obsessive eating, learning difficulties and growth abnormalities.