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So there doesn't exist any kind of method or treatment to increase humans height after being fully grown ?

So there doesn't exist any kind of method or treatment to increase humans height after being fully grown ?

Depends: There are some drastic surgical measures that have been explored. I recall one that fractures the upper leg bones and places them in a special stretching halo, filling in the fracture site with donor bone.Takes years ; risk.This was years ago and involved treating little people who achieved a few inches.For regular folks, once the growth centers in your long bones have closed you are done growing. ...Read more

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Does human growth hormone increase height?

Does human growth hormone increase height?

If deficient yes: Otherwise, it will just increase your risk of diabetes, headaches, fluid retention, etc. Of course there are many conditions where gh have shown efficacy despite lack of ghd per say (such as turners syndrome ). Talk with your endocrinologist if you are seeking such therapy to see if you qualify. ...Read more

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Height increase tips?

Height increase tips?

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

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How can I get my height increase?

How can I get my height increase?

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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How to increase height after 18 in human female?

How to increase height after 18 in human female?

Not likely possible: If you have finished your pubertal development you have likely reached your adult height. Most people finish the vast majority of their linear growth (in height) during their mid to late teenage years. But you can always give an appearance of being taller by having good posture. Stand tall! ...Read more

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Iam 18 years old can my height increase if so how ?

Iam 18 years old can my height increase if so how
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You might still: grow a little - but it is likely that you have undergone most of your potential growth (unless you entered puberty late). Our height is largely determined by genetics. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could a girls height increase after 17?

Please tell me, could a girls height increase after 17?

Maybe: Most women are limited to 2.5 inches of additional height after menses. The hormones that trigger menses signal the growth centers to finalize and close. At 17 most women have closed growth centers. A few may continue if their growth is delayed. ...Read more

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Iam 16.5 year old but iam look like 12 or 13 years boy ..My height is 5'4.5 does my height increase further ..

Iam 16.5 year old but iam look like 12 or 13 years boy ..My height is 5'4.5 does my height increase further ..

Maybe. Maybe not.: 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. One can ask the pediatrician about height, at a check-up or an extra office visit. ...Read more

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If my son takes ashwagandha, will his height increase? He is 14 and his height is 5ft7 . Have you ever seen increase in height with ashwagandha.

If my son takes ashwagandha, will his height increase?

He is 14  and his height is 5ft7 .
Have you ever seen increase in height with ashwagandha.

No: his height is determined by his genetic predisposition. This associated with his overall health, lack of injury to his growth centers and good overall nutrition. If he were to have a growth hormone deficiency his ultimate height could be affected by replacement of growth hormone. ...Read more

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Some height increasing products like step up & dr surged claim height increase with guarantee.Are these products genuine.Do they have any side effects?

Some height increasing products like step up & dr surged claim height increase with guarantee.Are these products genuine.Do they have any side effects?

Scams: You're smart to see through it. Herbs to make an adult grow six inches? Get real. These companies might refund your money when it fails, but most suckers will be too embarrassed. You're a young man, and while being tall is fun, the real key to looking good is to gym and get lean and muscular; this trumps height and is good for you. Focus on what you can be. ...Read more