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Can My Height Still Grow At Age 18 I Am 5 Foot 77
My age is 18 im a girl my height is 5"3 foot i eat healthy will i grow tall now and till what age? Weight 45 my mum is 5"6 and dad 5"11
Maybe,maybe not: Your predicted height based on your parents is m+f/2 +2.5 inches or 137/2=68.5-2.5=66".If your growth centers remain open there is potential for more growth.An x-ray of your left hand could be assessed for bone maturity.If the bone maturity is that of a 18yo you are likely finished growing.If the growth centers are open and your bone maturity is similar to a 15 yo you may grow a couple inches. ...Read more
Unlikely: By age 21 your growth plates have almost certainly closed, so it will not be possible to grow further. ...Read more
Hi my age is 19 and my height is 5.8 feet i wanted to know what is the procedure to grow height naturally?
One of friend(female) is short in height. Strict 5 feet, age 17+. Is there any possibility to grow longer? If possbile, what's the procedure?
Tough call: You need to know if she is much shorter than her mother and any sisters. If she is she needs to see a pediatric endocrinologist who will determine if she can still grow taller and if she has growth hormone deficiency. This may be correctable but she should not wait too long to be seen. ...Read more
My son is 12 years of age but his height is 5 feet 9 inch and still increasing. What should he do?
I'm 5"9 - 5"10 feet tall, i know I have more height to come 6"0- 6"1 feet, does that mean penis will still grow? I'm late bloomer and 13cm penis? 18yr
Daughter is 4 foot 8 dr did hand bone xray and 9 y/o said growth plates fused is it possible for her to still grow? Got period at age 8
Growth: Once the growth plates fuse, then there is minimal if any growth. The person is unlikely to grow further. In the US the median age for onset of puberty in girls is around 10 years of age and menarche (the first period) is a later pubertal event and usually there is not further growth after menarche ...Read more
Is my grandfathers and father's younger brothers hight will influence me .Am already 6 feet now(17 age)their hight is almst 6'5ft.Which age wl i grow?
Predict adult height: There are many adult height prediction calculators available online. Enter your data into a few like http://www.Calculator.Net/height-calculator.Html. Most will ask for your mom & dad's height (not more distant relatives). Every now & then, you'll get someone like jeremy lin (no relation) who just lucked out genetically speaking if you like being tall. Hope this helps! ...Read more
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