Gym warning: Working out too hard can cause this life-threatening condition
A recent report published in The American Journal of Medicine revealed a woman ended up in hospital for two weeks after a spin class caused rhabdomyolysis.
It listed at least 46 other cases of the condition that were caused by spinning - the popular workout on a stationary bike.
However, it can be triggered by any exercise, and experts say they have seen an increase among those who do high-intensity workouts.
The condition is where skeletal muscle dies and releases substances into the blood that can cause kidney failure.
It occurs as a result of traumatic skeletal muscle injury.
However,... read more
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