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Thursday, April 9, 2009

3-year-old Moves Furniture, Weights

Picture: Liam Hoekstra with his mother, Dana Hoekstra.
Liam Hoekstra, of Roosevelt Park, have a rare genetic condition called myostatin-related muscle hypertrophy, which means his body has very little fat and enlarged muscle fibers that make him really strong. The three-year-old Michigan boy can move furniture, hold five-pound weights, and do sit-ups with ease. Liam doesn't look much different from any other normal 3-year-old. child though a bit smaller, but much stronger. Liam with a high metabolism needs to eats as many as six meals a day to avoid a caloric deficit.


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