A member asked:

I'm an 18 year old teen living with type 1 diabetes. i've been an insulin dependent since 9 and i'm having troubles growing tall since. any wise tips?

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Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Maybe too late: You may have had your growth spurt already, and maybe not have a chance to grow too much more. However, the closer and tighter your control of your diabetes the better the chances and the healthier you will be

Answered 3/26/2015

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