Anonymous
Anonymous asked in HealthMen's Health · 9 years ago

how do i get taller ?

is there any way to get taller. im 15 but im short is there a way to get taller with maybe exercise,medicine or some thing else?

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  • SIX6UN
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    9 years ago
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    Are you short? Yahoo stature/age chart to see how you're doing. First. Without becoming too technical, as your body reaches puberty the long bones become fixed in length. Fixed. Second. The height of a person is controlled by a hormone from the pituitary gland called the Human Growth Hormone HGH. And, synthesized HGH is readily available to doctors and rich athletes and even people like Sylvester Stallone.

    Two problems.

    This hormone, HGH, can easily bring a short person to full height, if, if, if they get it in time. Time.

    Further, HGH is much in demand by 'sports people' who need to cheat with drugs in order to compete. Many family MDs are therefore too wary of federal scrutiny to prescribe HGH to shorter boys. Just wait they often say. Lots of people say, "just wait" especially if they are tall and laugh 'down' at you.

    Your challenge is to get to a Pediatrician, Endocrinologist, or Urologist for a simple blood panel. Then you will really know. But do this before your time for help has passed. Also, toughen-up by demanding your folks get you a blood test and stature-age chart. Do not listen to silly anecdotes that all go like this: my mother's cousin was only five-feet tall at his graduation and now he's over six-feet tall! Yeah, right. Time, remember, HGH requires time.

    Michael J. Fox 5'5"

    Vin Diesel 6'1"

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    Stature Chart

    http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/data/set1clinical/...

    Quote: "What surprises most people is the fact that GH affects much more than just a child's height. Concerns for families of children diagnosed with Growth Hormone Deficiency include serious problems relating to; heart strength, lung capacity, bone density, immune system function and much more! The entire body is affected if a child is growth hormone deficient! Therefore, it is IMPORTANT to identify children with growth hormone deficiency as early as possible to avoid the permanent internal delays and damage in addition to the potential loss of permanent inches."

    http://www.magicfoundation.org/www/docs/108/growth...

    Sylvester Stallone brags about human growth hormone (HGH) use to grow muscles. He was convicted of having huge quantities of HGH in Australia in 2007.

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    http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/data/set1clinical/...

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  • 4 years ago

    Grow Taller For Idiots Program - http://GrowTallerSteps.com

  • 3 years ago

    Well, you are approximately part-a-foot taller than usual, that's lovely tall. I'm now not certain what you imply via "too tall"? Women love tall guys, and in a girl's eyes, the taller the higher, so you are under no circumstances too tall to get the women. However, being too tall can intent wellness disorders, however I feel that so long as you are now not over 7'zero, you will have to be great. If you joined the NBA, you would not be anyplace practically being the tallest participant.

  • 9 years ago

    Nothing you can do to get taller once you stop growing at 20 years old. Accept yourself the way you are and enjoy life!

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  • 9 years ago

    Nothing you can do, Bubba!

    Genetics rule - you cannot re-program genetics.

    You cannot MAKE yourself grow taller.

    Eat healthy, drink plenty of water, fruit juices & milk.

    No smoking - no beer/ale - no booze - no drugs.

    Get plenty of fresh air, sunshine & exercise.

  • 9 years ago

    Get plenty of sleep.

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