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Doctor insights on: Home Remedies For Short Legs

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Short Legs (Definition)

Short legs is a trait in which a person has shorter legs than normal, compared to the average person from the same ethnic/racial group. Short legs can be due to a hereditary/genetic ...Read more


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Is there a disease that causes someone to have short legs?

Many: There are many. Bone dysplasias, dwarfisms and nutritional deficiencies are all potential causes. In order to give you a more specific answer, i would need more info. Please consult an orthopaedist if you are concerned. ...Read more

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I have unnaturally short legs for my torso. Any surgeries to shorten your torso and thus reducing your height?

I have unnaturally short legs for my torso. Any surgeries to shorten your torso and thus reducing your height?

No : You can lengthen your bones in your leg, but it is not a surgery that one should undertake unless prepared for the length of time, cost and risk of complications. ...Read more

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What could cause a rasping cough and outstretched neck short legs?

See below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I have short legs. What sport should I do so that my legs can get longer?

I have short legs. What sport should I do so that my legs can get longer?

See below.: Height is primarily determined by genetics. So there are no sports that will cause your legs to grow longer. However, physical activity can help to keep muscles toned. ...Read more

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What are good things to do to get rid of flabby inner thighs if I have short legs?

What are good things to do to get rid of flabby inner thighs if I have short legs?

See below.: Exercise will tone your muscles to improve appearance but it will not selectively removed fat from your inner thights. If you are overweight consider a balanced program of exercise with healthy food intake. ...Read more