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How to increese height?

How to increese height?

Exercise, eat, sleep: 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. In rare cases, growth hormone is approved for use in younger, extremely short kids. ...Read more

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I want to incress height?

I want to incress height?

Wear high heels. ..: At 21yo, your growth plates might have fused. If an xray shows your bones have stopped growing due to fused growth plates, there's no easy way to grow taller (ilizarov procedure isn't easy). If your growth plates are still open and your height is less than 2nd percentile, then a pediatric endocrinologist might be willing to evaluate you for possible growth hormone deficiency. ...Read more

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How to increse my height?

How to increse my height?

Exercise, eat, sleep: 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. In rare cases, growth hormone is approved for use in younger, extremely short kids. ...Read more

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I am in 10class and my height is only 5.2 something?

I am in 10class and my height is only 5.2 something?

Naturally raise HGH: Most men stop growing around age 18- but occ. Some will grow until age 21 or so. Most 17 yo's will only grow another inch or so but some have a late growth spurt & grow a few inches. Have a healthy diet & take a good multivitamin- low zinc can limit growth. Try going to sleep by 10 pm. Taking measures to increase your production of growth hormone can also help.
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Hye me ankita age19 nd I want to increse my height. 3-4 inches how?

Hye me ankita age19 nd I want to increse my height. 3-4 inches how?

Height: Females start to slow their growth anywhere between 17-19 years. So by your age I think you have maxed out.
Unless you start messing with hormones which is not a good idea I would suggest wear heels. ...Read more

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My height is short?

My height is short?

Growth Genes: Hi

this question makes me smile. I am the shortest in my family. There is no wishing more growth. There is no appropriate medication treatment to make you grow taller. At 17 there may still be an inch or so, but it may be time to accept that your genes that give you life are also giving you a moderate height. ...Read more

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5'8 is good height?

5'8 is good height?

Yes: Yes, 5' 8" is a good height, tall enough to see over many people's heads, but not tall enough to bump into doorways or chandeliers. ...Read more

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Is 5ft 7in good height?

Is 5ft 7in good height?

Yes, that's good: 5 feet 7 inches is a good height. Height is one of those things we have almost no control over. That means 5 feet 5 inches is a good height, and 5 feet 9 inches is also a good height. ...Read more

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How to increase your height?

Change your parents: Genetics are the largest single component of height -- sorry! ...Read more

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How to increase your height ?

How to increase your height ?

You can't: Unfortunately there is not a lot you can do to affect height as this is predominantly in the genes you receive from your parents. The best thing you can do is eat a healthy diet in your youth so that you have the proper nutrients to grow. ...Read more

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How can I increse my height?

How can I increse my height?

Exercise, eat, sleep: 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. In rare cases, growth hormone is approved for use in younger, extremely short kids. ...Read more

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I'm concerned about my height?

Clarify: Please provide a specific and clear question. Re-ask. Thanks. ...Read more

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At what height should a 17yr boy be?

At what height should a 17yr boy be?

Depends: There is no correct height. Most of height is determined by genetics and there is no way to change that. Environmental effects like poor nutrition and use of certain meds. Or severe illness can stunt growth. Some endocrine conditions can also have negative impact on height. If there is any concern a review of growth charts, family history, medical history of patient should be undertaken. ...Read more

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How should be height in 17years of a boy?

Average is 69 inches: The 50th percentile for height for a 17 year old male is 5 ft 9 in. ...Read more

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My height is 5.7 what is the ideal height?

Depends.: Depends on what you want to do. You must be tall enough to reach the ground. ...Read more

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What must be the weight of person whose height is 5.5feet?

No must: Male - 130 to 143 pounds - more if muscular or large boned & less if small structure. Female - 125 to 138 pounds - more if muscular or large boned & less if petite. ...Read more

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Hi. My height is 170 centimeters but I want it to be taller. What should I do?

Hi. My height is 170 centimeters but I want it to be taller. What should I do?

Height: At your age it is unlikely that you will grow any taller as the growth plates in your long bones are most likely closed by now. If you have been 170cm for more than a year or so you can be pretty sure this is so. However, X-rays of your hands can be done to determine what is called "bone age". If by chance your bone age is younger than 19 then you may grow a bit more. ...Read more

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How to increase height?

Depends: If you are in your teenage years or if you are referring to a child, a good healthy diet with plenty of exercise and activity can maximize your chances to attain your full potential. However, if you are an adult, there isn't much you can do as your bones have fused leaving no room for further growth. ...Read more

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How to increase height?

How to increase height?

Shoe selection: The growth centers of most males will close by age 18 although a few will grow a little longer. By 20, the growth centers have closed and you are done. If you wish, an x-ray of your hand could identify any additional growth potential. Good diet, exercise and proper rest allows you to reach your maximum height. ...Read more

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Teenager height problem?

You need to ask???: Please be specific when you enter a question into the site. It should describe the problem & a specific question related to that issue. ...Read more

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Can I increase my height?

Can I increase my height?

Platform shoes: At a listed age of 52, there is no way to "grow" taller. The growth centers that determine linear growth close after adolescence, at 16-17 in most females and 18 in most males. After closure, you can not grow taller. ...Read more

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How to increase my height?

How to increase my height?

Platform shoes: If you entered puberty the same time as your friends & your bone maturity is that of a 20 yo there is little you can do to increase your height.A single x-ray of your left hand can be assessed for bone maturity. If >18, you are done growing, if bony maturity is more like 15 you might grow an additional couple of inches. There are no magic solutions if your growth centers r closed. ...Read more

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How can I reduce my height?

Getting bits of you: Sawed off isn't a good idea. When you are older you will likely lose some height. ...Read more