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Doctor insights on: Growth Rate Boys

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Can boys gymnastics stunt their growth?

Can boys gymnastics stunt their growth?

Temporarily: High intensity sports such as gymnastics can delay onset of puberty and delay growth spurts. It is not permanent. ...Read more

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When do boys usualy hit their growth spurt?

Varies: Boys normally enter puberty between ages 9-14 as evident by initiation of testicular growth. The actual pubertal growth spurt happens during mid-late puberty in boys. Puberty is complete within 2-4.5 years from the start depending on the boy. The peak growth velocity can be anywhere from 1-3 years after signs of initial testicular enlargement. Statistically, the average age for this is 12-14 yo. ...Read more

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When do boys have growth spurts or puberty?

In puberty: Boys can start growth spurts at 11-12 or as late as 15-16. They can continue to grow until they are 20 years of age. The spurt starts usually after one begins to see pubic hair. ...Read more

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When do boys tend to get their growth spurt?

It varies: You are not sharing your age with us. There is no one answer for all boys. It depends on numerous variables. ...Read more

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At what age do the growth plates on boys close?

At what age do the growth plates on boys close?

Varies: This can vary, usually from 16-18 but there are outliers. An x-ray of the wrist and hand can verify when this occurs. ...Read more

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What age do boys tend to get their growth spurt?

What age do boys tend to get their growth spurt?

It varies: It varies from male to male, community to community, race to race, and is based upon numerous variables. There is no one right answer. As you have already been repeatedly taught. ...Read more

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Can late sleep affect growth rate in adolescents?

Can late sleep affect growth rate in adolescents?

Yes: There are several phases of sleep and one of the most important levels for maximum rest and renovation is delta phase. This is the deepest level of sleep in which hgh (human growth hormone) is released and in growing children and adolescents provides one of the most potented hormones that naturally helps the body to grow and develop. This is why infants require so much sleep. ...Read more

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Is eexcess masturbatin leads to have low height growth in boys?

Is eexcess masturbatin leads to have low height growth in boys?

No: It won't make you short, smooth, hairy, infertile, stupid, an unfit husband / parent, a sexual cripple, insensitive to social issues, or unspiritual. It's excessive when you're preoccupied with erotica to the extent of missing out on other good things in life. ...Read more

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At what age boys stop height growth and iAm turning 17 can I grow still taller. Iam about 5feet 5inches???

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

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How to increase the growth rate of your nails?

How to increase the growth rate of your nails?

Try biotin: Biotin promotes hair growth, healthy skin, and strong nails. It is a coenzyme and a b vitamin, also known as vitamin h. Average growth rate of nails is 3mm/month, but several factors play a role as sell including circulation, nerves, diet, enviroment, and medical history. Toenails typically take 12-18 months from its root to the tip. Be patient. ...Read more

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Does masturbation stop growth or decrease growth rate?

Does masturbation stop growth or decrease growth rate?

No: Most boys discover how to enjoy their bodies at the start of the growth spurt. I'm sorry somebody tried to frighten you with this particular piece of disinformation. You probably have many questions about your changing body. Talk with a few sensible adults -- even dad might know more than you think. ...Read more

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Can boys follow the same height-growth pattern as their fathers did?

Can boys follow the same height-growth pattern as their fathers did?

Not specifically: The growth pattern of any child will be influenced by both parents. The expected final height of any male is the average of both parents height plus 2.5 inches. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how the three revolutions- agricultural, industrial, and scientific (modern)---caused this accelerated growth rate.?

Homework?: Sounds like a homework question, if it's not, re-ask and say so. Most of us are not qualified as historians, economists, philosophers, etc. Some of us may have an interest & can offer an opinion. But we should not be doing people's homework for them! Any answer to this sort of broad question is purely hypothetical, an educated guess or theory. Schools of thought vary. Pick the one with best proof. ...Read more

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Can beer stunt 14 year old boys growth?

Can beer stunt 14 year old boys growth?

Potentially: If enough beer is consumed, your liver and other organs could be damaged interfering with growth. All the best. ...Read more

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Can rapid growth spurts cause seizures in boys?

Can rapid growth spurts cause seizures in boys?

Can be a trigger: For those already affected by seizures, going through a growth spurt can be a trigger for some. If someone has never had a seizure before, and then has one during a growth spurt, other causes for seizures must be rigorously looked for. ...Read more