Can people get taller after puberty?

Answer On One Hand: You CannotAccording to doctor and radio host Gabe Mirkin, the growth centers of our bones, called epiphysis, close permanently once puberty ends. Also, scientists know of no medication... Read More »

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Do taller people run faster than smaller people?

A person's leg muscles have more of an effect on how fast a person can run than his or her height. Everyone's leg muscles have two speeds: fast and slow. Leg muscles are close to the joints, so hei... Read More »

Do breasts still grow after puberty?

Breast growth can begin as early as seven or eight years old. However, some girls don't begin to grow breasts until the age of 13. Breasts will continue to grow for at least four years after pubert... Read More »

Can you grow taller after the age of 20?

Answer Stretching Exercises: - These exercises will help you improve your posture. You'll be surprised that how much of "Height" is hidden behind your slouched back. You can, at any age, add an in... Read More »

Do taller people have shorter lifespans?

While conflicting research is always being conducted, researchers at the University of Bristol, UK, studied more than 10,000 men and women and found no relation between height and mortality rate in... Read More »