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Increasing height at 18 years of age - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Genetics
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User :   hi doctor i am xxxx
User :   i am 18
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   and ma height is only 5
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i want to inc ma height
User :   plzz help
User :   me
Doctor :   Ok
User :   after 18 can height be increased
Doctor :   Are you male/female?
User :   female
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I can help you in that
User :   now can ma height incresed
Doctor :   May ask you a few more questions?
User :   yes
Doctor :   What is your mother
Doctor :   's height
User :   she is taller than me
User :   may be 53
Doctor :   And also what is your father's height?
User :   5'3
User :   he may be 5'10
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is your weight?
User :   wat should i do
User :   41
Doctor :   It is difficult to increase your height after 18
User :   not possible
User :   atall
Doctor :   Ok
User :   is it not possible at all
User :   reply
Doctor :   It can be due to a genetic cause
Doctor :   or even due to improper nourishment during childhood
Doctor :   Now it is not possible
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