Braun Strowman Reveals He’s Been Dealing With Infection, Lost 15 Pounds In 5 Days

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Braun Strowman Reveals He’s Been Dealing With Infection, Lost 15 Pounds In 5 Days

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Braun Strowman has been dealing with another obstacle on his journey as a WWE Superstar.

In a video uploaded to his Instagram account, Strowman revealed that he has been dealing with an infection that reached his bloodstream.

“I got really sick over the week, and I got an infection that got into my blood system,” said Strowman. “I had to get put on antibiotics for that. It was awful, I’ve dropped like 15 pounds in five days, couldn’t eat and stuff like that. But it looks like I’ve got…50 pounds of water weight, all my joints and everything are all swollen and inflamed. But the antibiotics are working, I’m feeling better.

“We’re gonna nip this thing in the bud, get back to training , put that mask back on and I’ll be back to seeing you guys very soon.”

Braun Strowman gives an update on why he’s been off TV again.

Says he recently got an infection that went into his bloodstream and it caused him to drop like 15 pounds in 5 days.

Hope he has a quick recovery! pic.twitter.com/ZNdtkIBDLC

— Ryan Satin (@ryansatin) February 11, 2021

Strowman returned to WWE programming the last episode of SmackDown before WWE Royal Rumble

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