Asked for female, 14 years old from Kolkata
A person’s height is determined to a great extent by genetics, but it is not necessarily the only determinant. There is a hormone in the body known as human growth hormone (hgh) that regulates height. Hgh is produced by the pituitary gland and is highly essential for the growth of long bones and cartilage.
Often people think that they stop growing when they enter adulthood. But a person can grow a few inches taller even after turning 18. This can be done by incorporating some healthy habits into your lifestyle.
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