Teen's intense workout may have led to potentially fatal condition

Jared Shamburger had symptoms of rhabdomyolysis, a condition with a breakdown of muscle and the release of their contents into the blood.
2:24 | 06/03/18

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The summer season is here and the pressure is on a list for some of us they hated him insults that perfect beach body I don't feel that pressure I don't either. Let her on the same page and that one but one teen learn the hard way it is possible to work out too much should we can all learn from what happened Tammy science here. With the story thinking. Good morning guys so this team from the Houston area had gotten a new generation membership and he really wanted to make. The most of it but when his post workout soreness and swelling wouldn't go away as mom suspected something was wrong. Well it turns out her quick thinking may have saved his life. Everything hurt it hurt to touch Ilyce fallen seventeen year old Jared sham murder knew something was wrong after recent ninety minute weightlifting session the first leg and moved here. And that. Calls like this is not pray his dad and older brother have been weightlifting for years and Jared was pushing himself to rise to their level. I gotta catch up to then I think anything is them and go hard fast. But Sharon's mother Judy looked up his symptoms on mine. And realized he may have pushed too hard and the momma bear any kind of took over. And I called the pediatrician. And said. I really think my son has wrap dough wrap dough short for Brad don't my lice is is a serious sometimes fatal condition. In which extreme exercise causes muscle tissue to break down and released toxins. Appropriate exercise courses good muscle breakdown and builds muscle. But when you over exert yourself when you do something your body's not used to when you go just too far. That can cause massive muscle breakdown. Symptoms for the rare condition include muscle pain and stiffness dark colored urine and fatigue. Jared was hospitalized for five days but is expected to make a full recovery if he hadn't caught it if he Patton told me. If we had just gone out of town and gone about. Our way I keen even imagine. And I don't want to speak about what. Could have happened. And Jared says he plans to get back to the gym soon but doctors say some of the best ways to avoid a wrapped in my life says is staying well hydrated and also giving yourself. Proper rest the more important if you want excuse to avoid the gym on this Sunday morning may go we don't know though that's not the message we'll have done. Well I thought hey hydrated is actually incredibly important people say it all the time that it is super important but I like the last part of I don't like to simulating the gym on Sundays like every day you can pick. Ass.

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