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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?

Sometimes: There are "late bloomers" or those who grow later than some. It all depends on whether your growth centers are still open. Your wrist/hand has many growth centers & an x-ray can be compared to standards. If your x-ray shows open growth plated you may grow taller. A study showing a bone maturity similar to most 14 yo would have several inches of potential while a study similar to most 18yo-not ...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,: after puberty the growth plates of the bones are fused and have no more potential to grow significantly in length. ...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?

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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I m a girl of 19 yrs. and m of 5.1 feet... is it possible to grow taller if i do regular workouts even at the age of 19? growing taller after puberty?

I m a girl of 19 yrs. and m of 5.1 feet... is it possible to grow taller if i do regular workouts even at the age of 19? growing taller after puberty?

Growth after puberty: If your growth plates have closed on your long bones, you will not grown any taller. Exercise to improve posture may help to make you appear taller, however. ...Read more

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Hello. I like to know is that possible to grow taller until 20 years old?? Thank you

Hello. I like to know is that possible to grow taller until 20 years old??
Thank you

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.Most boys stop at 17. When you have reached bony maturity, you are done. ...Read more

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I am 18 and my height is 5 feet 7.I want to grow taller..Is it possible to grow further more?

I am 18 and my height is 5 feet 7.I want to grow taller..Is it possible to grow further more?

Platform shoes: Growth centers in long bones determine how tall you can grow.Most growth centers will close at 16-19 years in males. After that happens, you are done. If your growth centers are open, a balanced diet/rest ; healthy physical activity will support good growth.Their are no special diet,meds or exercises that make you taller after growth centers close.. ...Read more

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I wonder if it is possible to grow taller? I really hope to be about 6 feet+. I know that height is genetic, but there has to be a way? I'm 5.6.

I wonder if it is possible to grow taller? I really hope to be about 6 feet+. I know that height is genetic, but there has to be a way? I'm 5.6.

Platform shoes: If you entered puberty the same time as your friends & your bone maturity is that of a 18 yo there is little you can do to increase your height.A single x-ray of your left hand can be assessed for bone maturity.If 18, you are done growing, if bony maturity is more like 15 you might grow an additional couple of inches (not 6).There are no magic solutions if your growth centers r closed. ...Read more

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Is it true that in 15-20 years it'll be possible to grow taller or lengthen bones via stem cells?

Is it true that in 15-20 years it'll be possible to grow taller or lengthen bones via stem cells?

True is a little: Since you are looking 15 plus years out we would say a definite maybe. True/false begs the question. ...Read more

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14yr old 149cm. Thats short. Her menses just begun in the mid of this yr. It is possible to grow taller at that age? What are some tip to grow taller?

14yr old 149cm. Thats short. Her menses just begun in the mid of this yr. It is possible to grow taller at that age? What are some tip to grow taller?

Growth cntrs close: Menses starts the clock on final growth as the hormones that support menses signal the growth centers to begin closing. A girl will grow another 2.5 inches (5cm)after first menses on average. If the growth centers remain open longer there is more potential for growth. Well balanced nutrition, proper rest and exercise are the bast way to support growth. ...Read more

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Can you grow taller after 24?

Can you grow taller after 24?

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.Most boys stop at 17. When you have reached bony maturity, you are done. ...Read more

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Could you grow taller after 18?

Could you grow taller after 18?

Unlikely to happen: At 18 the growth centers 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 14 would leave some room for growth. ...Read more

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What foods make you grow taller?

Balanced diet.: Height is determined by other factors than diet, such as genetics. Eating a healthy balance diet can certainly allow you the maximum height you can attain, given your genetics. ...Read more

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What drinks make you grow taller?

What drinks make you grow taller?

Height: Is a result of genetics, good nutrition, exercise and there are no specific drinks to make you grow taller. ...Read more

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Can i still grow taller after 18?

Can i still grow taller after 18?

Puberty: Most males stop growing taller by around age 18 and for most girls it is around 16 to 17 years old. However, this varies – especially if the person entered puberty late. ...Read more

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How can you grow taller after 19?

How can you grow taller after 19?

Unlikely to happen: The growth centers of your bones determine how tall you can grow.Most growth centers will close at 16-19 years of age in males. After that happens, you can not grow taller. If your growth centers were open, a balanced diet/rest ; healthy physical activity would support good growth.Their are no special diet or exercises that make you taller. ...Read more

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Can sleepinghelp you grow taller?

Can sleepinghelp you grow taller?

no relationship: We all need stleep and mostly get it. While young, you may grow a little in your sleep but this is due to the normal increase your body is making and is not a response to being asleep. So get your sleep and consider your heredity and nutrition for optimizing your growth potential. ...Read more

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How can I grow taller in 3 weeks?

Platform shoes: At a listed age of 40, there is no potential for further increase in height. ...Read more