A strong handshake is believed by some to indicate confidence and power. In fact hand-grip strength is a window into your health. Photo: Shutterstock

How health is reflected in a Donald Trump-style strong hand grip, and it’s linked to your resistance to disease

  • Grip strength is a good indicator of general health, especially among the elderly
  • Studies point to a link between lower grip strength and heart and lung disease and various types of cancer
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A strong handshake is believed by some to indicate confidence and power. In fact hand-grip strength is a window into your health. Photo: Shutterstock
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