Trending in China: Elderly do ‘neck workouts’ by hanging from trees

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  • South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Trending in China: Elderly do ‘neck workouts’ by hanging from trees” – below is their description.

    A group of elderly people were seen dangling themselves from trees in a park, by resting their necks on a special harness. The neck traction device was modified by a 57-year-old man, who claimed that swinging the body while hanging like this could cure neck pain. That, and more trending videos from China this week.

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