A 17-year-old female asked:
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are there supplements to increase my height at 17 (female) ? what can i do to increase my height before its too late if it isnt already ?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
None: No supplement is available to help you grow higher. Make sure your diet is balanced, plenty of protein, vitamins, etc. If you have any chronic diseases that stun your growth, make sure you get these treated.
Answered on Jan 14, 2014
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