A 18-year-old male asked:
i am 18 year old and 5ft7in.
can amway all plant protein powder help me to increase my height
and if not than what can help?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Nothing: Except for certain rare diseases such as growth hormone deficiency, your height is pretty much genetically determined (Not much taller than your tallest parent). No amount of protein is going to make you taller.( assuming that you are otherwise well nourished)
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A Verified Doctoranswered
There is no natural: food or dietary supplement that can increase your height. Genetics (your parents etc.), early nutritional status and growth hormone levels are the major determinants of your adult height. If you're already past puberty, then you're already close to your final height. Nothing wrong with 5'7. Best wishes! Dr. Anne.
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Last updated Apr 18, 2016
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