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Is it possible to grow taller in my twenties?

Is it possible to grow taller in my twenties?

Not supposed: At 18 or 19 growths is supposed to stop. If pt continues gowing....The concern is excessive production of growth hormone by the pituitary producing acromegaly or gigantism. ...Read more

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Is it possible to grow taller after 30?

Is it possible to grow taller after 30?

No: Females are generally done at 16-17 and males 17-18.At 30, you are long past finished, and no hormone will change the status of your growth centers. ...Read more

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Is it possible to grow taller after 18?

Is it possible to grow taller after 18?

Tough to stop: At 18 years old, your growth plates are still open, so some degree of growth will continue. The last of the growth plates usually close between 18-22 years of age. You probably won't grow much taller, but growth is still possible. ...Read more

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Is it possible to grow taller by stretching after turning 22?

Is it possible to grow taller by stretching after turning 22?

No: Once you have grown your height, you cannot stretch yourself to be taller. ...Read more

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Till what age can males grow taller? Is it possible to grow taller even after the age of 21 for boys ?

Till what age can males grow taller? Is it possible to grow taller even after the age of 21 for boys ?

Unlikely to happen: Some kids continue to grow taller into their late teens or rarely early twenties but only when their bone maturity lags behind their age. If the growth centers of the long bones have fused, you cannot grow taller. A single x-ray of the wrist & hand can yield a bone maturity. When you have reached bony maturity, you are done. ...Read more

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Is it possible to grow taller using specific methods? I'm asking for a friend who is still in puberty(15)

Is it possible to grow taller using specific methods? I'm asking for a friend who is still in puberty(15)

Healthy lifestyle: You are most likely to reach your tallest potential height by following a healthy diet, getting appropriate sleep & and remaining physiclly active.Nothing you eat or drink will add inches & normal kids who get hormone injections just get to their final height quicker, it would not add to final height.You can stunt your growth by the opposite, poor diet/sleep/inactivity can all take a toll. ...Read more

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Is it possible to grow taller after puberty? I'm 23 year old nd i stopped growing at the age of 15.Is there any exercise so that i can grow 2 inches

Is it possible  to grow taller after puberty? I'm 23 year old nd i stopped growing at the age of 15.Is there any exercise so that i can grow 2 inches

Growing taller: Once your growth plates have closed off in your bones you will stop growing. There is not drug to change this. Growth hormone can only be used to increase height while the growth plates are still open. ...Read more

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How can I stop myself from growing taller?What is the age for girls to stop growing taller? Is it possible to grow taller after puberty?

2 in after periods: Most girls will grow about 2 inches after the start of their periods. This is usually around the age of 14 1/2 to 15. At 27 you should have finished your linear growth years ago. Although once it was commonplace for tall girls to receive high doses of estrogen to limit their growth, it is now uncommonly done because of known and theoretical side effects of therapy. ...Read more

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