Does chewing 5 pieces gum every day make you short or stunt your growth?

Answer No, but it's not really good for you. It's made by using formaldehyde, which is a nasty chemical. And if it's a gum with artificial sweetener, it's even worse.

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Does coffee stunt your growth?

THE CLAIM: Besides the jitteriness, the insomnia and the prospect of one day beginning each morning in a long line at Starbucks, children have another reason not to drink coffee: It stunts their gr... Read More »

Does smoking cigarettes stunt your growth?

Yes.....but most people don't start smoking until they are fully grown (late teens). Smoking (among a bazillion million other bad things it does) destroys your glands. The result is your hormone ... Read More »

Does coffee REALLY stunt your growth ?

Coffee does not actually stunt growth. I know that parents sometimes tell their kids this so they wont drink coffee.And yes anorexia will prevent you from growing. Your body will barely (if at all)... Read More »

What can stunt your growth?

Fermented soy products like soy sauce have been proven to eliminate a large amount of your body's natural growth hormone.