Doctor insights on:
Part of healthy life: Living a healthy life in general helps you reach you maximal height. That includes adequate sleep, good nutrition, exercise, stress reduction. Men grow can grow taller into their 20's. We women stop at 16. Nutritiion is particulary important. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not significantly: Kids with short stature need an evaluation by a pediatric endocrinologist to see if they are hormone deficient, late bloomers or just genetically short. There is no firm evidence that supplemental growth hormone will add inches to the final height of a kid with normal levels. It may push him to his genetic max sooner at a cost in excess of 10K/yr. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: Normal growth is supported by good nutrition, adequate sleep, and regular exercise. It remains as one of the best overall indicators of your teen's good health. Despite data collected for growth charts, "normal" heights and weights are difficult to define. Your teen's growth pattern is largely determined by genetics. Shorter parents, for instance, tend to have shorter kids. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not for them.: This is really for children who have a deficiency in growth hormone, and short stature for noonan's syndrome, turner's syndrome, and no catch-up growth by 2-4 years. It is also for adults with low growth hormone and other hormones, and those with low growth hormone as a child. It is apparently not for teenagers. It might make a short adult grow taller, but may need dose adjustment if grown. ...Read more
Height growth , increase height through yoga - http://bodyheightcom.Blogspot.In known as a height growth, increase height through yoga is possible wi?
Not possible but...: The yoga exercises advised on that website will improve your posture & help you stand straighter to maximize the height you have, but it is impossible for you to grow even 1 more mm. This is because height is determined by length of our bones and they grow from a part called the growth plate. Once the growth plates fuse (age 17-22 in men) it is impossible for the bones to lengthen at all. ...Read more
Drugs: Unless your doctor has seen and examined you it is wrong to take isoflavones and/or phytoestrogens! If your doctor sees you and prescribes them I would like to hear from you again. ...Read more
Will low oestrogen levels (Im underweight) as a teen stunt growth& female development or will growth& development return as oestrogen return+ effects?
They're important.: Federal law idea requires a "free & appropriate education in the least restrictive setting" for children with neurodevelopmental disorders & special health care needs as the basis for integration into the community as adults. Many children who have early intervention birth-3 & early childhood special education services 3-5 can function in an inclusion classroom with supports by 1st grade. ...Read more
Personal Wellness: Congruence between mental health and satisfaction with daily life are highly correlated to well being. When something is impacting the psychological self negatively, the body responds with a sympathetic response and a systemic stress response that lead to ill health. So achieving and maintaining well being defined by the individual is necessary, but the meaning of this varies among people. ...Read more
I used to dream of sexual pleasures with my girlfriend from teenage.Does it affect my personal growth?
Would like resources in understanding how being abused for a year by a teacher shaped my adult personality. Looking for personal insight/per. Growth.?
Break the cycle: Abusers are often survivors of abuse themselves. You cannot change what happened in the past, but you can change how you interpret what happened, and you can change your present interactions with others. You need to break the cycle of abuse, which can manifest in many ways, including your personality. Joining a support group, seeing a clinical psychologist or a psychiatrist may help. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
No way to be certain: You're an adult; it is impossible to know what height and body type you'd be had your growth been affected as a child. The size and body types of your parents, siblings, and children can provide clues, as can historical information about diet, activity, and medicines as you were a growing child. If you're concerned about a congenital problem and passing it on, see your doctor or a geneticist. ...Read more
Yes a few known caus: Growth in terms of height is determined by several factors. You should expect your height to be influeneced by the height of your patrents. Nutrition through growing years(uptom age of 18-20 years) affects the growth. Most teenagers have a big growth spurt between 16-19 yrs of age..So be patient and see how it changes from one year to the next. Human growth hormone is an important natural contribu. ...Read more
Depends: If the gender is female, then there some concerns that an endocrine dysfunction might be present such as hypothyroidism, growth hormone deficiency or lack of adequate estrogen production. If male, then there might be an element of physiological delay. A bone age will help in this case. Family history if positive for pubertal delay may also reassure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Axonal growth: "nerve regrowth" as you say typically refers to a nerve's ability to regenerate its ability to transmit information. This usually is regrowth of the axon of the nerve and not the neuron (nerve body). The axon is like the wire that transmits information from the nerve body to the destination (i.e. A muscle or another nerve.). ...Read more
So not 100 ft tall!: If your growth plates don't close , you will never stop growing! Hard to buy clothes, and expensive, if you are as tall as the Empire State Building. Could be handy for picking fruit or cleaning skyscraper windows, but otherwise, how would you ever be able to drive a car? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I don't know.: The natural history of nicotine dependence in teens study (funded by the canadian cancer society) published in the journal annals of epidemiology (17 march 2008) showed that on average, teenage boys who smoked were 2.54 cm shorter than their non-smoking counterparts. I have not reviewed this study – so i can not comment on the quality of the research. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A growth spurt: is an increase in the rate of height growth from baseline. Most children from age 5 on will grow between 2-2.5 inches a year, often gaining a little more weight in the winter and height in the summer, but during a growth spurt, this rate increases to 3 or more inches a year. It may be accompanied by an increase in appetite or other signs of puberty with genital hair and breast growth, etc. ...Read more
Breast size: likely to ^ w puberty, pregnancy, breast feeding & possibly prior to your period. You can build up chest muscles w exercise & weight lifting but it will not ^ the amt. of fatty tissue. There are no pills, herbs or machines that will ^ breast size. Breast augmentation is surgical enlargement. A padded bra will ^ appearance of volume. A supportive, well fitting bra can also enhance appearance. ...Read more
How much last year?: If an older teen has not grown in the past year, then growth has finished. 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. ...Read more
Lots of measuring: The children's hospital in denver became famous for collecting growth curves for many of the children followed in their clinics. Infant formula companies printed them up and gave them out free to all pediatricians. We then realized that different groups of children grow at different rates. Different ethnic groups have their own curves and children with cp, downs, etc. Have their own curves. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Personal relationshps
- Personal hygiene problems
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Personal hydration calculator
- Personal exercise plan for hockey
- Personal hygiene hand washing
- Personal traits test
- Talk to a psychologist online for free