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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Vomiting: A person with eating disorders can have both, but the way you describe it makes it unlikely.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Westin
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
See you physician: There are various types of eating disorders and all are hard on your body. Heart pain can be from many things and could be from poor nutrition, erosi ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shariq Refai
12 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Sounds like an eating disorder. Seek help. See a mental health professional who can help you in treatment and diagnosis. It is unhealthy and can ultim ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
No harm: Sounds like you need to re-learn signals your body uses to indicate after-meal fullness. I'm assuming you are not describing binge eating (another eat ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Rarely.: There are several disorders with which this is possible, but in general, healthy people do not grow noticeably after 24, .
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Dr. Phil Chen answered
25 years experience Family Medicine
Balance nutrition: The eating disorder has to be treated and get back on balance nutrition. Hormone treatment alone will not work unless hormone deficiency is also the p ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ernest Bordini
31 years experience Clinical Psychology
Proper nutrition: At 16 you are still doing some growing, proper nutrition is important for adolescents due to rapid body changes and growth. On the other hand, there ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on variables: The growth centers of your bones determine how tall you can grow.Most growth centers will close at 16-17 years of age in girls. After that happens, yo ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Growth chart: Look up a normal growth height chart for your age and if you are concerned, discuss with your doctor. You still can grow taller at your age. http: ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Genetics/no: Girls can expect 2.5 inches (5cm) of additional height after menarche. Menarche influence the hormonal closure of the growth centers, and once closed, ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
No: Some people will experince constitutional growth delay, late onset of puberty. But, they will obtain their normal adult height, which is influenced b ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Grow: Sorry, but NO if you are 16-20 or older.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Grugle
36 years experience Psychiatry
Not much, really: While all eating disorders peak during teenage years, especially for young women, spontaneous remission is not common as sufferers age. Disorders may ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
56 years experience Psychiatry
Not really: Because OCD is complex, i understand why you ask. I have not noted this nor has a quick survey point to this. However, if you have noticed change coin ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Impossible: Nope. That would be impossible.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience Child Psychiatry
Absolutely: Malnutrition during a critical growth period such as early adolescence absolutely can delay height growth. Anorexia, inadequately treated, definitely ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
It doesn't: Necessarily make you taller but it helps you to reach your maximum potential.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
It won't: At 37 years of age, nothing can make you grow taller.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Forster
35 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: After you return to a normal weight your hair will return.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
It's not clear why: Females are treated more frequently for almost all the emotional conditions than are guys (whereas aggressive disorders & add, among others, are more ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
15-16 years-old: Girls will often grow until this age. A well-rounded healthy diet with whole grains, fresh fruits, vegetables, lean meat and low fat dairy is a good p ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well: generally cannot grow taller at age 35 since bone growth plates are already closed.The person would get Arcomegaly type features growth of ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bartholomew Vereb
15 years experience Psychiatry
No: Ok, so...Are we talking about using lsd one time? Or a dozen? Or 56 times? Or even using lsd at all? Lsd is a drug that is not controlled. So, what we ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
You can't: See above.

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