Updated: Fri, 24 Jan 2014 08:15:00 GMT | By Sarah Hecks, Ian Jones, MSN UK News
Weird news of the week, 24 January 2014

Man can inflate tyres in 20 minutes – using his nose



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Nie Yongbing, a 61-year-old from Chengdu, China's Sichuan Province, can inflate tyre inner tubes with up to eight people standing on them – using his nose.

According to Nie he first acquired the stunt thanks to a chronic problem with his circulation when his doctor told him he needed to unblock his body’s pathways – or meridians – by inflating balloons.

He said: "A folk doctor suggested me to blow balloons in curing it." When he started blowing up balloons Nie noticed a difference. "Each time after blowing, I feel very comfortable, feeling the blood circulation was normal."



Since then Nie has ‘upgraded’ his treatment by choosing harder things to inflate.

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