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Height Growth After 20
With delayed puberty: Or if you have a specific medical problem that stunted growth that is treated. F you've completed puberty you aren't likely to grow taller. Girls complete puberty by ages 15 to 17 & for boys it is by ages 16 to 17. However, if one enters puberty late, they will usually also complete it late. ...Read more
My age is 20, and my height is 5ft4". are there any chances for my height growth?
and upto what age height can be increased.?
please reply. thank you.
No more growth: You need to come to terms with the fact that you are not going to grow anymore. At 19, if you get maybe another 1/2 inch of growth, i'd be surprised. Your height is genetically determined, and your bones fuse by age 19, meaning no further growth is going to happen. There is no medication, hormone or other internet snake oil that is going to give you any more inches. Time to accept this is you! ...Read more
Does lifting weights at the age of 20 decrease the chance of height growth? I am 179.5 cms and want to be 183 cms. Some tips please.
Height change at 25.: Usually not. Ask an endocrinologist if you are an exception. ...Read more
Does gyming affects height growth if I am 20 years old and what food or what else can help me increase my height rapidly by 3 inches?
Dear doctor, are there chances of height growth after the age of 17 in females? Is there anything that can be done to increase the height?
Slightly or none: 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
If your height is: significantly low for your age there MAY be a hormonal issue. Please see your doc. He/she can check for this and help. Peace and good health. ...Read more
You can but...: If you can find a doctor willing to order this you can but there is little point in doing so. Girls stop growing 2-3 years after their periods start; this is when the growth plates close. After this further growth is impossible. If it's been 3 years or more since puberty the x-ray will undoubtedly show that your growth plates are closed. You need to accept that you have reached full height. Sorry! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
One of your docs said height growth after 30 is likely caused by unusual delay in bone closure. What would cause a female's bones to not close by 36?
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