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ways to increase height at 20 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi Navid
User :   hi sir
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   i have a problem can u help me to do as for the same
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   pls go on
User :   i m 20 yrs old
User :   i m suffering from short hight
Doctor :   what is your ht/wt?
User :   i m only 5.4'' n wt nr 45 kg
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any health problems?
User :   so wht i have to do
User :   no
Doctor :  
have you been to a doctor for a physical examination?
User :   no
User :   but i want to increase my hight as early as possible
Doctor :   As you are 20 yrs old - you have attained almost your full height by now. ht is determined by heredity and unless you have a medical problem/ poor diet that
User :   in my family all members are above then 5.7"
Doctor :   has contributed to growth problem- nothing can be done
Doctor :   what about your grandparents- on either side?
User :   but i came to know that the max hight increasing limit is 22 yrs
User :   in my family all members are above then 5.7"
Doctor :   ok
User :   so wht i have to do
Doctor :   then you will need to see a doctor for a physical examination
User :   i ve no more time to increase that
User :   which type of doctor will help me
Doctor :   once you have done that- you can know what can be done
Doctor :   a general physician (M.D)
User :   wht abot diet?
Doctor :   eat a good mixed diet-
User :   Protien and carbohydrates??
Doctor :   I'll mail you a diet chart
Doctor :   but that alone will not help
User :   so plz mail me on YYYY@YYYY
User :   or
User :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I'll mail you a diet chart
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   when ll u mail me sir?
Doctor :   within the next 24 hours
Doctor :   a mail will be sent by our medical team
User :   oh!! ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
User :   thank you
User :   bye
Doctor :   bye
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