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Grip strength of children gives clues about their future health

6 monthes ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Adolescents with a strong hand grip - an indicator of overall muscle strength - have better odds of being healthy over time, according to a two-year study of 368 elementary school children. The findings give insights to identify youngsters at future risk for developing diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
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Grip strength of children predicts future cardiometabolic health

6 monthes ago   |   By News Medical

While other studies have shown that muscle weakness as measured by grip strength is a predictor of unhealthy outcomes - including cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, disability and even early mortality - this is the first to do so for adolescent health over time, a Baylor University researcher said.
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Grip Strength Can Help Predict Your Child's Future Health

Grip Strength Can Help Predict Your Child's Future Health

6 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

Grip strength of children may help predict unhealthy outcomes and future risks for developing diabetes, heart disease, disability and even early mortality.
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