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is it possible for adults in their late 30s to grow 2-3 inches taller after years of no change in height? i know daily exercise can improve posture but can it add inches of height at age 38?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: In real life, that naturally does not happen. There might be some internet stories about events like that, but that doesn't happen to normal, real people. To look or seem taller, an adult may improve her posture, clothes, shoes, gracefulness, confidence, etc...

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