A 38-year-old female asked:
Pls help me height is decreasing day by day
i have bow legs i am a femle my age is 38 before my heiht as 5"2 now 5"1
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Serious condition: Obviously there is a problem. Not being there, I can only give general information but, lack of calcium, magnesium, or vitamin D can all do this. vitamin D fortified milk is a start. There can be many other causes that are less common
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Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
An orthopedic: doctor is the best person to see for this situation. Peace and good health.
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Last updated Jun 5, 2015
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