Your Handshake Can Signal Your Health

Experts want to make it a frequently-checked vital sign

George J. Ziogas

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When assessing your overall health, healthcare professionals start by observing your vital signs: temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiratory rate, and hand-grip strength.

Wait. Hand-grip strength?

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George J. Ziogas

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