Can someone grow taller at the age of 17?

Well two years ago i was 15 and i was 5'2 and now i'm 17 and 5'4, is there any possibility i can keep getting taller?

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ANSWER #1 of 13

yes, my uncle stopped growing at age 23

ANSWER #2 of 13

Girls tend to reach their maximum height at around 18 and boys around 21 but it does vary. Only time will tell.

If you lose weight, do you get taller?

ANSWER #3 of 13

For females it's less likely but still possible. Most males stop growing after they turn 17.

average weight for an 17 teen year old female at 5"4.
ANSWER #4 of 13

Yup Some people hit their growth spurts later. Although generally, it stops in your early 20's.

What age do you have to be to buy vitamins?

ANSWER #5 of 13

People stop at full maturity which can last till almost 25 maybe higher.

How much should I weigh for my height and age?
ANSWER #6 of 13

Yes, people usually stop growing at 21

Is it too late to have a growth spurt?

ANSWER #7 of 13

I read somewhere that the average boy stops growing at about the age of 18 or 19 and for a girl 16 or 17.

What's the average height for a 13-year-old girl?
ANSWER #8 of 13

girls grow very slowly after they are 16 until they are 21
boys stop growing at 21 but still grow very slowly after that
so yes, it is possible because you are still growing very slowly

How do I stop being tall?

ANSWER #9 of 13

Boys usually grow till like 24 and girls to age 19

What is the average height of a 16-year-old guy?
ANSWER #10 of 13

boys can grow until they are around 25 years old while girls stop growing at about 20 : )

How much should I weigh at my height?
ANSWER #12 of 13

yeah. until you reach 24. there are chances. so was told.

ANSWER #13 of 13

People usually stop growing in their 20's. however there are exceptions. Soem people reach their maximum height early on in their life others later on..

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