Skip to content

    Announcements

    Attention All WebMD Community Members:

    These message boards are closed to posting. Please head on over to our new WebMD Message Boards to check out and participate in the great conversations taking place: https://messageboards.webmd.com/

    Your new WebMD Message Boards are now open!

    Making the move is as easy as 1-2-3.

    1. Head over to this page: https://messageboards.webmd.com/family-pregnancy/f/parenting/

    2. Choose the tag from the drop-down menu that clicks most with you (and add it to any posts you create so others can easily find and sort through posts)

    3. Start posting

    Have questions? Email us anytime at CommunityManagement@webmd.net

    Includes Expert Content
    Growing
    avatar
    An_246668 posted:
    Hello, I'm 14 and I haven't noticed any growth in my body besides my chest I really like my height and wanna stay short I've had my period for a little bit over 2 years (2 years and 5 days to be exact) and I just wanna know if there's anyway I can find out if I've stopped or not or if anyone else has any advice please let me know.
     
    avatar
    Roy Benaroch, MD responded:
    Usually girls stop growing within a year or so of when they start having regular cycles. Since you had your 1st period 2 years ago and you're not noticing any height increase, I'd say you're probably done growing.

    Best of luck!
     
    avatar
    Momoe_ replied to Roy Benaroch, MD's response:
    Thank you !


    Helpful Tips

    Not as easy as some make it out by simply being the boss.
    Feeding therapy ideas and resources ... The phrase " oral aversion " describes the avoidance or fear of eating, drinking, or accepting ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    1 of 1 found this helpful

    Expert Blog

    Child Health 411 - Ari Brown, MD

    Educated parents are empowered parents! Get clear answers to your parenting questions from Dr. Ari Brown...Read More

    Related Drug Reviews

    • Drug Name User Reviews

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.