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Hello, I am 21 years old indian girl, my height is 5 feet 1.5 inch and am skinny that is i weigh 40kgs , so my question is can i increase an inch or 2?

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Dr. Katherine Caldwell
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In brief: You stopped growing

Sorry, HadeelA, but at 21 years old, you have surely stopped growing any taller. Usually, girls stop getting taller when their periods start, some time in their teens.
For your height, "normal weight" starts at around 45 kilos, so you are a bit underweight.

In brief: You stopped growing

Sorry, HadeelA, but at 21 years old, you have surely stopped growing any taller. Usually, girls stop getting taller when their periods start, some time in their teens.
For your height, "normal weight" starts at around 45 kilos, so you are a bit underweight.
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