Pulse.com.gh logo
Go


Roasting to stay alive Poor Chinese man cooks himself alive to cure leukaemia

A desperate Chinese leukaemia patient is trying to stay alive by sleeping over hot coals every day in the hope it will kill off cancer cells.

  • Published: , Refreshed:

A helpless ‪Chinese man has become an online hit after his extreme way of curing disease was exposed on Friday. By lying on a self-made “grill”, he wishes to burn his ‪cancer away.

Broke Jia Binhui, 25, has been told that a temperature higher than 42 degrees Celsius can kill the cancerous cells in his body – so every day he suspends himself above a roaring fire.

He has even built a bizarre BBQ contraption in his backyard in Yunlong County in southwest China’s Yunnan Province to help sure the therapy is carried out evenly.

Desperate Binhui, who was diagnosed with blood cancer in 2013, has already undergone a 55,000 GBP bone marrow transplant which was paid for by well-wishers.

But further hospital treatments have used up all his cash and as his family are poor farm workers, he has turned to the alternative therapy of roasting himself in an attempt to kill off harmful cells.

Jia said: ‘They say experts believe a temperature higher than 42 degrees Celsius can kill cancer cells, so I set up a contraption in my backyard to try. Let’s see if it works.’

He collects sawdust and various twigs and branches from nearby farmland, and places them under two wooden poles, which he lies on top of as he slowly cooks himself.

Jia said he burns the wood for several minutes until only hot coals remain, then he suspends himself over the top for as long as he can stand it.

He continued: ‘I’ve been told that it also works in water. But it’s nearly impossible to keep water constantly at 42 degrees Celsius, so I’m using this method instead.’

Jia, who recently married his girlfriend of five years, Liu Yuan, said he refuses to give up.

He plans to continue using this method of treatment then go back to the hospital to see if his condition has improved.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Suicide Mission Shatta Wale admitted in hospital after attempted suicidebullet
2 What a pity!!! 'Dead man' returns home 1 month after burial, family...bullet
3 Mystery Man returns home only to find his ‘corpse’ in a casket for...bullet
4 Local Airline Two airplanes 'stolen' at Lagos airportbullet
5 Caution!!! “I regret breaking my virginity, sex is so spiritual”...bullet
6 Ghana2pac SupaChallenge and 6 others that made people go crazy...bullet
7 Video Majority leader caught naked bathing in a market at nightbullet
8 Revelation!!! “I’ve slept with some pastors & one MP” –...bullet
9 Video A community of 80 members where women don't get...bullet
10 Video   Chinese ‘illegal miners’ beat up minister over...bullet

Top Videos

1 Who Watches The Journalist? Journalist caught on CCTV camera having sex...bullet
2 Hilarious! 2 university students fight over ‘sakawa’ boyfriendbullet
3 Video Corpse refuses to be buried, leads villagers to its killer’s housebullet
4 Unthinkable! Togo is a no-go area for robbers, this video proves itbullet
5 Video This video of young lesbian couple trends on social mediabullet
6 Time's up! The red heifer required for Jesus Christ’s second...bullet
7 Hilarious! Bridesmaid’s ‘killer’ twerking forces pastor to...bullet
8 Weird! A community of 80 members where women don't get...bullet
9 Slay Queen Drama Facebook slay queen's nude video resurfacesbullet
10 Discovery Man finds love potion in partner’s bag with...bullet

Filla

X
Advertisement