A 19-year-old female asked:
My height is 5.05 inches and my age is 20 years.. pls help me to increase my height.
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No growth last year?: If no growth in the past year, then growth has finished. Most people reach their maximum height in their late teens. Without nutritional problems or chronic childhood illnesses, height is largely based on genetics and parental heights. Aside from eating right, exercising, sleeping well, and being happy, there's not much a person nor his doctor can do to increase height.
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Last updated Dec 10, 2013
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