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I am female and age 20 and height is 5 feet
mother's height-5 feet 2 inch
father's height-5 feet 6 inch
can my height increase ?
Unlikely : By the age of 18 your growth plates are going to be closing pretty soon. This is the part of the bone that allows new bone to form and lengthen the bones. For most people this happens around 18-20. You are probably going to grow another two to three inches but you might not catch your dad! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to increase my height, I am 18 years old? My height is 5.1 feet.
Father height 5 feet 10 inches, mother 5 feet 3 inches. Sister: 5 feet 4 inches.
Any growth last yr.?: 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. ...Read more
Can chiropractors signif. increase height permanently by increasing intervertebral disk height? Could that make a 38 YO 3 inches permanently taller?
Male, 32 age, BMI 21.9, waist-to-height ratio is 0.49 as pant size 33inches, height 68 inches, walk 2 miles daily, runner knee for 1 year, cure for it?
An overuse syndrome: There are a few causes of runner's knee. The most common involves the front of the knee and is caused by damage to the cartilage lining the patella (patellofemoral pain syndrome). Another occurs on the lateral side from irritation of the iliotibial band. Treatment for both involve rest, nsaids, activity modification, and physical therapy.If left untreated both can become chronic problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 19 years old and I'm 168 cm tall. And I have dense hair growth inherited from my father. He is 173 cm tall. Will I grow in height any further?
Unlikely to happen: At 19 the growth centers in your bones have likely closed so no more linear growth is expected.If you want to know for sure an x-ray of the wrist/hand can be analysed for bone maturity & tell if the growth centers remain open to new growth. A bone maturity more consistent with age 14 would leave some room for growth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Daughter's 7yo, overweight. Since baby 95-97centile weight&height. Gained 7cm (2 3/4 in)/1 year, but droped 2 cent in height. Is it a growth spurt?
See a doctor: If you have access, you may want to see a pediatric endocrinologist to make sure that there are no underlying hormonal reasons for these changes your daughter's been going through. ...Read more
5f8 w/ small body frame, dad's 5f9 big frame, i grow up with dad only, never had growth spurt, never worked out, use to smoke hookah daily, stunt grwt?
About 63 inches: Or 5 feet, 3 inches.Get a more detailed answer ›
Growth unlikely: An 19 yr old is not growing taller if his growth plates have fused. If not fused, he will grow a little bit (pediatrician's growth chart for him can tell if growth has stopped). To look taller, one can choose properly designed clothing; shoes, and have good posture. Vitamins, supplements, "special" foods, exercise, etc... will not make a person living in the U.S. taller (height here is genetic). ...Read more
Till what age does wrist circumference increase? 20, wrist size 6.7 inches,height 173 cm, ankle 8.9 inches.
Varies somewhat: The mechanism by which the circumference of the wrist increases includes the growth of the bones that make up the wrist, the joint spaces in the wrist, and also the soft tissues of the wrist as well. Bone growth in males can vary quite a bit anywhere usually between 14 and 21. Muscle and tendon size vary with use. Even elderly patients can have increase in wrist circumference due to arthritis. ...Read more
Depends: See www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts and select a male 2-20 chart you can print & follow. Your height could be as tall as 90%(top ten % of kids your age) if 5'6'' as you turned 13 or 60% if near 14. Wt would be at 75% is so when turning 13 & 55% near 14. If you print out a growth chart, plot your ht/wt every 6 mo or so you can project where you are headed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
About 63 inches: Or 5 feet, 3 inches.Get a more detailed answer ›
For a 16 year old american girl standing at a height of 5 feet 7 inches/170.18 cm, is 114 pounds an okay weight?
Maybe,maybe not: At this body weight for height you have a bmi of 17.8 and fall into the bottom 25% of women in weight for height. If you are healthy and active and follow a balanced diet this is fine. Your predicted weight would increase into the 120 range within the next 2 years to stay in the same pattern.Failure to gain weight would likely place you in an under weight category. ...Read more
I'm 16, I haven't grown for a while but if I tried HGH supplements could I add a cm or 2 in height? I'm 5 foot, mum is 5 foot 1 and dad is 5 foot 10
If the: growth plates of your bones are closed/fused, which normally occurs in late adolescence, there is little or no potential for additional height growth. At your age, the growth plates are likely almost closed. The status of your growth plates("bone age") can be determined with a single xray of the hand/wrist. Talk to your doc about assessing your stature. ...Read more
My weight around 92 kg. My height around 172 CM so my BMI around 30.1. The problem, i always feel pain to my foot when i try to walk in long distance.
Much too much: The bmi (basal metabolic index) is the most important 'vital sign' in this question. Factors such as male or female, bone frame size (small, medium, large--wrist circumference will tell) are important. But generally 'normal' is defined as 20-25; overweight=25-30; obese = over 30. Your bmi is 32.6. I don't know your age, but if over 18, you have a lifelong problem unfortunately. Sorry. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
BMI is 32.6: Based on these numbers, you body mass index (bmi) is 32.6, which places you in the obese category. This increases your risk of high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes and lots of other bad things. It would be a good idea for you to loose some weight. If you are a body builder, dense muscle mass can give a high bmi. ...Read more
137-184 lbs: According the the "quartlet index", more commonly known as the body mass index (bmi) your ideal weight range would be between 137-184 pounds. Studies by the major life insurance companies find that people of your height at that weight range, tend to live longer, better quality lives. 185-221 is overweight, greater than 221 moves into categories of obesity for your height. ...Read more
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 isnt much you can do as your bones have fused leaving no room for further growth. ...Read more
Around 170: Around 170 is ok, but it depends a lot on one's body build and musculature. At a routine check-up, the primary care doctor can assess if one's weight is too low, just right, or too high. ...Read more
Depends: Adult height is influenced by environment as well as genetic factors, including ethnicity. Any person raised throughout childhood and adolescence with inadequate nutrition, certain diseases like parasitic infections) may not achieve heights possible if this did not occur. This may affect a whole region and thus the height standards will be different than those in an area with better conditions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
106lbs: To 112lbs.Get a more detailed answer ›
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