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Age When Growth Stops
At what age boys stop height growth and iAm turning 17 can I grow still taller. Iam about 5feet 5inches???
Depends on variables: Most males finish their growth by age 17-18. Growth centers in the long bones respond to the hormones of puberty by closing at a predictable pace.An x-ray of your wrist and hand can be assessed for growth plates and if more like a 14-15 yo you could expect more growth.If your growth plates have closed, you are done. ...Read more
Wht is disadvantage after doing push up? Is it causes vetebrate cant growth? I mean height will stop increasing? Should i do this while my age is 15?
Won't stunt growth!: Push ups are a great way to improve muscles in your arms, chest & back. Any exercise for teens (or adults) can cause problems if done wrong, though. With teenagers, learning from a qualified instructor is the best way to exercise safely without causing harm to your growing joints, by too much or too little exercise or improper techniques. See ask a coach or PE teacher at your skill that you trust ...Read more
While rare what would cause person's growth plates to never close? Does something eventually stop growth from happening @ some point?At a certain age?
Not rare it never-: -happens. Epiphyses close @ different times throughout the body, as well as depending on male or female. It is driven by genetics. People are getting bigger over the years. Go 2 the ship in the harbor museum in Boston & tour it,. You can't stand up & won't fit in the bunks they slept in. You can Google this,. There are tables with the age range 4 male & female. ...Read more