11-Year-Old Obese Boy Set On Fire In Desperate Attempt To Make Him Lose Weight

Even the thought of it is unsettling!

We may not know a lot about China's ancient medicinal techniques, but certain incidents do give us an idea that the place is bizarre.

The incident we talk about here is that of setting an 11-year-old boy on fire, simply to make him lose weight. China is seeing a rapid rise in the proportion of obese children and soon may become the country with the highest number of obese children. And so, there has been rising concern regarding the matter. This concern has led the people into trying various techniques of weight loss, including some ancient Chinese methods, which are truly horrifying.