USA Today: Weak hands, weak body? Millennials lose grips

News Story: July 28, 2016


If you need help using the latest smartphone app, ask a Millennial. If you need help opening a jar, you might want to turn elsewhere.

Young adults in the United States are losing their grips, a recent study suggests. Researchers tested 237 of them and found that men ages 20 to 34 and women in their early 20s had significantly weaker hand grips than young people tested in 1985. Women in their late 20s were weaker in their right, but not left, hands.


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