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Grip strength may provide clues to heart health

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May 19, 2015

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Fred
June 26, 2015

Thanks for an informative article! It’s amazing to know how hand-grip strength could predict risk of heart attack, stroke and premature death. I agree that proper exercise and a healthy lifestyle is the key to good health. Thanks for sharing simple and effective tips to improve muscle strength.

Obat Diet Wsc
June 15, 2015

Very nice article ..

Sulaiman Hassan
June 7, 2015

People should make it a. Habit to take a walk. Instead of taking a ride in Car gone were the days of Luxury driving which is. Not a. Form of exercise benefiting. The body. Whenever they want to go any short. distance …

Sulaiman Hassan
June 7, 2015

People should make it a. Habit to take a walk. Instead of taking a ride in a. Car gone were the days of Luxury driving which is. Not a. Form of exercise benefiting. The body.

Family Healthcare
May 22, 2015

Very nice Information, thanks intended for sharing

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