Growth hormone

What is Growth hormone?

Growth hormone produced by the pituitary gland is a hormone responsible for growth in children and adolescents.It is also called somatotropin. It also helps to regulate body composition, body fluids, muscle and bone growth, sugar and fat metabolism, and possibly heart function.GH is a stress hormone that raises the concentration of glucose and free fatty acids.

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I want to increase the levels of human growth hormone in my body without having to take hgh injections. What kinds of things can I do, exercise,...

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Growth hormone

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In a normal healthy adult, there is neither a need nor a way to boost Growth Hormone (GH) levels....

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I brought my almost 15 year old son to an endocrinologist today. He had a wrist X-ray to see growth plate. The doctor determined it as a age 16-17...

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He can grow for one to two centimeter

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Hello,
I have studied your case and I think he still have some growth...

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Can you recommend a human growth hormone for a 67-yr. old female person?

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Some more info please:

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Hello dear and thank you for asking!

Your question is a bit special..
Would you please give...

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