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Future health in the palm of your hand

14th May 2015

A study suggests chances of heart attack, stroke or dying young is hidden in palm of hand.


The Lancet published the trial on nearly 140,000 people in 14 countries. It suggests grip strength is better than blood pressure at predicting risk.

However, experts argue more study is required to determine the link between grip and the heart.

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Wednesday 6th January 2016 @ 18:47

Surely there must be some relevance between the hand grip and heart. Everyone knows NOT all hand-grips(hand-shake) are alike. It is hoped that more research in continued in this matter.

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