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Need to grow taller, started swimming and cycling. Is there a possibility of increasing my height at the age of 21?

hi i am 21 years old. my height is 5.3 feet only. i really need to grow taller. i started swimming and cycling 6 months ago. and i normally swim about 2 KMs and 20km of cycling per week. can i increase my height if i continue doing this for the next whole years. is there a posibility of increasing my height in this age by doing all these things
Asked On : Tue, 12 Mar 2013
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Jun 2013
Hi there ~

I understand your concerns. You still have time to grow tall, however growth hormones have some efficacy and I would like for you to visit with an endocrinologist to run tests and see if you could be helped with that visit. Many people use growth hormones to boost their height, however there are risks and you should be aware.

I hope this helps. Take care and have a lovely day!
Answered: Mon, 27 May 2013
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