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Get A Grip: Loss Of Hand Grip Strength Linked To Cognitive Decline

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Get A Grip: Loss Of Hand Grip Strength Linked To Cognitive Decline

2019-08-22 15:33:131 Oct 2018 01:53 AM EST

New research reveals older people with a weak hand grip could signal diminished cognitive and memory. Loss of handgrip by 11 pounds put people at a 10% risk of cognitive impairment and an 18% risk of severe cognitive impairment. According to UPI, the findings indicate reduced grip strength is linked to neural degeneration. Staying physically active affects your overall health and your cognitive health. Sheria Robinson-Lane, Study Lead Author University of Michigan As such, muscle training should be a priority for older people.

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