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At what age boys stop height growth and iAm turning 17 can I grow still taller. Iam about 5feet 5inches???

At what age boys stop height growth and iAm turning 17 can I grow still taller. Iam about 5feet 5inches???

Depends on variables: Most males finish their growth by age 17-18. Growth centers in the long bones respond to the hormones of puberty by closing at a predictable pace.An x-ray of your wrist and hand can be assessed for growth plates and if more like a 14-15 yo you could expect more growth.If your growth plates have closed, you are done. ...Read more

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I am a boy and I am 20 years old . My father height 6"1.5".My mother is 5'3".But I am 5'8"at the age of 20.I want to grow 6 feet. Boys grow till 25?

I am a boy and I am 20 years old . My father height 6"1.5".My mother is 5'3".But I am 5'8"at the age of 20.I want to grow 6 feet. Boys grow till 25?

Very unlikely!: You can ask your Dad when he stopped growing but most boys stop growing by the age of 18. The most definitive test is called the "bone age" wherein they X-ray your wrist, hand, and fingers at once and compare it to an atlas of "standards". Your bones lengthen at the ends, not the middle. It will tell you how much potential growth you have left in your skeleton. Also read "Serenity Prayer". ...Read more

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Do boys grow in height in every tanner stage?

Do boys grow in height in every tanner stage?

They grow: They certainly grow in every Tanner stage, in some more than others. Certainly after reaching Tanner 5 at some point they stop growing. In general boys stop growing by 18-20. ...Read more

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How much do boys grow in height after the end of puberty?

How much do boys grow in height after the end of puberty?

When growth plates : of the long bones close, usually around age 17, the bones cannot get any longer. ...Read more

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Till what age does men's height grow?

Till what age does men's height grow?

A man's height: If you've completed puberty you aren't likely to grow taller. Girls complete puberty by ages 15 to 17 & for boys it is by ages 16 to 17. However, if one enters puberty late, they will usually also complete it late. ...Read more

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To grow up height till which age is possible?

Varries: Once the grotwh plates in the bones fuse there is no increase in height, this happens in the teenage years ([email protected]). ...Read more

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How to gain height at the age of 17 for boys?

How to gain height at the age of 17 for boys?

Balanced nutrition: At seventeen your growth centers have limited potential for growth and simple measures help the best.Follow a healthy diet, rest and exercise, but weight lifting will not make you grow taller than your genetic potential.If you want to know how much longer you have to grow, an x-ray of your wrist and hand can be analysed for bone maturity.If close to 17 you have a little left, if like 15 you have mor. ...Read more

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Till what age does height of male continue to grow?

Height: If you've completed puberty you aren't likely to grow taller. Girls complete puberty by ages 15 to 17 & for boys it is by ages 16 to 17. However, if one enters puberty late, they will usually also complete it late. ...Read more

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How to increase your height at age of 17 for boys ?

How to increase your height at age of 17 for boys ?

Balanced nutrition: At seventeen your growth centers have limited potential for growth and simple measures help the best.Follow a healthy diet, rest and exercise, but weight lifting will not make you grow taller than your genetic potential.If you want to know how much longer you have to grow, an x-ray of your wrist and hand can be analysed for bone maturity.If close to 17 you have a little left, if like 15 you have mor. ...Read more

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Till what age the height of a girl and boy grow?

Till what age the height of a girl and boy grow?

Varies: Girls until about 16-18, boys until 20-23. But can vary widely. Check parents height for a general guide. Pediatrician can plot ht/wt to give you an estimate. ...Read more

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What age of a person their height will not grow?

Height: If you've completed puberty you aren't likely to grow taller. Girls complete puberty by ages 15 to 17 & for boys it is by ages 16 to 17. However, if one enters puberty late, they will usually also complete it late. Our height is largely determined by genetics (our parents' height). If you are healthy (no unusual causes for stunted growth/ smaller stature) then there is not a way to become taller ...Read more

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Would it be unusual or concerning for height to grow at age of 30?

No: Regardless of gender, it would be unlikely to continue to grow taller at this age. ...Read more

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My age is 25 and height is 5.4 inches is there any chances to grow more height?

My age is 25 and height is 5.4 inches is there any chances to grow more height?

Not at age 25 years: 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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Until what age do girls grow in height?

Until what age do girls grow in height?

Menses + 2.5inches: The process is a bit variable but most girls will get about 2.5 inches (5cm) taller after their first menses. Some get there quicker than others. For most this is 15-16. ...Read more

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Does height for girls grow at age of 17?

Does height for girls grow at age of 17?

Varies some: Most will grow about 2.5 in or 5 cm after their first period.The growth centers of females close at this point, which varies from 15-17 in most.There are some that finish sooner or later. An x-ray of the hand can be assessed for bone maturity and likelihood of further growth. ...Read more

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My age 21 year my height 5 ft 4 inch . Can i grow upto 6 inch if yes then how sir?

My age 21 year my height 5 ft 4 inch . Can i grow upto 6 inch if yes then how sir?

High healed shoes: If you entered puberty the same time as your friends ; your bone maturity is that of an adult 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 more.There are no magic solutions if your growth centers are closed. ...Read more

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Sir my age is 18 and my height is 5 feets 2cm there is possible to grow 5feet 7cm?

Adult height : many men continue to grow in height and stature until age 21. Yes it is possible ...Read more

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What is the last or latest possible age that a female can grow taller and reach her final adult height?

What is the last or latest possible age that a female can grow taller and reach her final adult height?

When centers close: Linear growth depends on having open growth centers. An x-ray of the wrist/hand is a common site to look for these since so many are available to see. When these centers are closed on x-ray, those in the rest of the body are too. The hormones that signal the transition into puberty accelerate the closure of growth centers. Most stop 3 inches after their first menses.This is usually by 17-18. ...Read more

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Hello how to grow more height.my height 163cm and my age 18 years old i (asian male) and what exercise i need to do?

Hello how to grow more height.my height 163cm and my age 18 years old i (asian male) 
and what exercise i need to do?

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.There are no magic solutions if your growth centers r closed. ...Read more

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Hello mam....myself Ramya...I HV one doubt DAT after age is over fr height grow..dey r some solutions to grow more height?

Genetic: Your ultimate height, if you are otherwise healthy, is determined by your heredity and will generally be similar to one of your parent's height. Eat healthily, exercise and walk with good posture. ...Read more

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I read the spine is the last thing to grow/add height in a person. Up until about what age does the spine grow? I've read 30 or later. Is that true?

I read the spine is the last thing to grow/add height in a person. Up until about what age does the spine grow? I've read 30 or later. Is that true?

Spine growth : The spine stops growing after puberty (around age 18). Classically the hand/wrist X-Ray has been used to measure spine age and development. Recently, the cervical spine is used to measure skeletal age. After 21 the discs and vertebral bodies begin to sag and collapse. Smoking speeds to process. We all get shorter as we age. Older folks will often remark that I have lost a couple inches in height. ...Read more

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My daughter is 12 and very short for her age,her height is 4 something but she wants to grow and I think she needs to, any tips to help my daughter?

My daughter is 12 and very short for her age,her height is 4 something but she wants to grow and I think she needs to, any tips to help my daughter?

Endocrinology: Consult. To provide a useful hint a knowledge of the reason for her stature is needed. An endocrinology will be best able to determine if there is a problem with the hormones, a genetic tendency or a skeletal problem. Sometimes a chronic illness involving other organs might be responsible for the delayed linear growth. When reason is pinpointed the treatment will be bvetter understood. Take care! ...Read more

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Hi I'm 17 years Old turning 18 next month and my height is 5'7. Is that the right height for that age? will I still grow? To what age will I grow to?

Very little chance: Usually growth in heights occurs until the age of eighteen. Growth after that is extremely rare but can happen. If it does it is not more than an inch. ...Read more

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Is there any slightest chance of growth in height after the age of 21.my age is 21 and my height is 67inches.can I grow 1 or half inch taller anymore?

Is there any slightest chance of growth in height after the age of 21.my age is 21 and my height is 67inches.can I grow 1 or half inch taller anymore?

Platform shoes: If you entered puberty the same time as your friends & your bone maturity is that of a >19 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 >19, you are done growing, if bony maturity is more like 15 you might grow an additional couple of inches.There are no magic solutions if your growth centers r closed. ...Read more