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How to reduce the height?

Hello , see I have a concern I am 5 5 1/2 5 6 and I was wondering if there is anything I could do to become shorter . Im in the stage of being the tallest female in my grade. I get really emotional and I would really appreciate it if you help me .
Asked On : Sun, 6 Mar 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
To be the tallest female is a matter of pride these days.Enjoy this. You can not become shorter but if you are still gaining height then consult endocrinologist
Answered: Sun, 6 Mar 2011
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  Anonymous's Response
Be proud of your height which people long for. Height can be reduced but not necessary.
Answered: Mon, 7 Mar 2011
General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
thanks for choosing health care magic.See till the age of 14 years (applicable to most of girls) the bone ends grow and you gain height.once you achieve puberty means you start having your periods and other feminine organs develop your height stops growing.So if you are above this age your height is fixed.You can not increase or decrease.This kind of things also depend upon your family trait means most of tall mothers have tall remove apprehension this things not matters much in life.enjoy life.
Answered: Mon, 7 Mar 2011
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ENT Specialist Dr. Puneet Maheshwari's  Response
Sorry, it cant happen medically. better consult a fashion designer, use low heels, dont wear striated clothes.
Answered: Sun, 6 Mar 2011
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